Saturday, December 20, 2014

Follow us:
Follow @NY1 on Twitter Follow NY1 News on Facebook Follow NY1 News on Google+ Subscribe to this news feed 


Plaza's CitiBike Dock Lawsuit Tossed by Judge

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: Plaza's CitiBike Dock Lawsuit Tossed by Judge
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

The Plaza Hotel's lawsuit over a nearby CitiBike station has been thrown out.

The hotel had argued the nearly 150 foot bike rack in front of the hotel was an eyesore.

It sued to get the station removed, saying it hurt the atmosphere of the historic building and a nearby fountain.

A Manhattan judge disagreed and tossed the case on Tuesday.

The city Law Department says it is pleased with the ruling.

A lawyer for the Plaza says he is still reviewing the decision. ClientIP:,, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP