Dongho Chang is a Seattle Department of Transportation traffic engineer who at the crack of dawn, rides his bike across the city to investigate tweets to his account @dongho_chang, helping to ensure the streets are safe before most people start their day. This video provides insight into a day in the life of this dedicated engineer who cares about the safety and comfort of Seattle’s streets and their ability to support the city’s growing population.


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Sarah is an urban planner and artist from Melbourne Australia, currently living in Seattle. She has contributed to diverse long-term projects addressing housing, transportation, community facilities, heritage and public spaces with extensive consultation with communities and other stakeholders. Her articles for The Urbanist focus on her passion for the design of sustainable, inviting and inclusive places, drawing on her research and experiences around the world.