Plaza Hotel: Citi-bike racks an eyesore

Plaza Hotel: Citi-bike racks an eyesore

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The city has reportedly backed out of a deal to remove Citi-bike racks that sit outside the Plaza Hotel.

A lawyer for the landmark Midtown hotel says he believed he and the city were close to a deal in December to relocate the racks along grand army plaza, but was told earlier this month there would be no deal.

The Plaza had filed suit in October to have the racks removed.

Meanwhile, city lawyers are in the midst of filing papers to keep them there.

The Plaza calls the Citi-bike racks an eyesore.

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