Citi Bike Pedals On With Second Win Over Rack Locale
By Chelsea Naso
Law360, New York (October 31, 2013, 3:46 PM EDT) -- The owner of a 20-story apartment building in the West Village section of Manhattan lost its New York State Supreme Court battle against the placement of a Department of Transportation bike share station in front of the building, marking the bike rental program’s second win in clashes surrounding the new stations.
Judge Cynthia Kern tossed the case, finding that The Cambridge Owners Corp.’s claims that the bike rack causes traffic and inhibits access to the building lacked merit. Instead, she ruled that the location was fully...