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Shifting Gears- A Roadmap to Safer Streets and Smarter Cities with Janette Sadik-Kahn

  • Brazos Hall 204 East 4th Street Austin, TX, 78701 United States (map)

Join the Downtown Austin Alliance on October 29 to hear from former NYC Transportation Commissioner and Bloomberg Associates principal Janette Sadik-Khan.
Well known for her forward-thinking and innovative approach to urban mobility, in New York Sadik-Khan redefined the way cities are tackling transportation issues. Now she works with city leaders around the world to reimagine streets with low-cost, high-impact redesigns that improve safety, access, and the economic vitality of public space. Learn more and join the conversation about how projects like these can propel the streets of Austin into the 21st century.

Reception: 5:30-7 pm
Program: 7-8 pm

This event is free to the public thanks to our generous sponsors: Capital Metro, Real Estate Council of Austin, Garver, Texas Gas Service, Gables Residential, and REATX.

This event is part of Better Streets Week, in coordination with the NACTO Designing Cities 2015 conference.

Earlier Event: October 28
ULI Young Leaders Happy Hour