Janette Sadik-Khan, "Street Fighter"

MSNBC gives the NYC Transportation Commissioner the kung fu-like title, as well as calling her "The High Priestess of People-Friendly Cities." [VIDEO]

"Is this a model for other places?" asks Harry Smith, as he walks the new Broadway pedestrian streets with Ms. Sadik-Khan:

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Irvin Dawid's picture
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thanks for capturing and posting this JSK video!

I was switching between it (on TV) and a Law & Order rerun last night...
Irvin Dawid, Palo Alto, CA

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