Kavanagh Honored As Streetsie Runner-Up Legislator of the Year

December 31, 2009

On December 31, 2009, Streetsblog.com named Assemblymember Brian Kavanagh Runner-Up in the 2009 Streetsie Awards’ Best Legislator category. Kavanagh was honored for playing “the leading role in rallying 18 other local electeds to support physically separated bus and bike lanes on First and Second Avenues.” The letter that Kavanagh and his elected colleagues directed to DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan urged the agency to embrace a true Bus Rapid Transit system for the East Side corridor.