Red Hook Ikea

December, 2010

Ikea fought bike lane — now gives workers bikes!

Mean Streets: The Swedish furniture giant Ikea, which strongly objected to a new bike lane in front of its Red Hook store earlier this year, just gave every one of its workers — wait for it! — a new bicycle! Comments (8)

June, 2010

Ikea to city: No bike lanes!

Mean Streets: A city plan for new bike lanes to the Ikea superstore would be so “dangerous” according to the store’s manager that he’s threatening to renege on some promises to the community if the project goes forward. Comments (22)

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