The Next Sadik-Khan?

Rahm Emmanuel's latest appointee is transportation secretary Gabe Klein, who, columnist John Hilkevitch writes, "...promises to shake things up here."
June 16, 2011, 7am PDT | Tim Halbur
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Klein was D.C.'s transportation director for two years, during which time he set up the city's bike sharing system, launched a new bus service and started building a streetcar.

Hilkevitch talks to Klein about his boss' goals for Chicago:

"He wants to create a really livable, cutting-edge city, and he sees it more as a driver for economic growth than anything else. He's one of the only leaders in America that gets that."

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Published on Monday, June 13, 2011 in The Chicago Tribune
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