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Heroes of the Revolution

Ten savvy advocates and how they grew.

The 1972 transportation review was the planning exercise that launched a thousand careers. It is impossible to list all the key players here: Many are still influencing policy; some write elsewhere in this magazine. The diagram below is but a sampling of the public-service journeys that began when a gutsy group of pathfinders helped chart a new direction for the region.

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