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Two Men Arrested in New York for Repainting a Bike Lane

By: Brian G Randles - Published: Dec 9, 2009 • References: gothamist and treehugger
Two men were arrested in New York for repainting a 14-block stretch of road on Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn with a bike lane. The lane had had recently been removed by the city due to compaints from businesses.

I can’t say whether or not I agree with the decision to remove the lane, or to take matters into your own hands when it comes to traffic laws, but one thing I now know for sure is that New Yorkers take their biking very seriously. Check out more bicycling finds below.