In case you thought the brand new unicorn horn retailer opening quickly on Flatbush Avenue was “peak Park Slope,” guess once more.
A social media publish by a annoyed native mother might now be the holder of that title.
Actress and longtime Park Slope resident Maggie Gyllenhaal tweeted at excessive-finish grocer Entire Meals earlier this month after discovering, as soon as once more, that the electrical automotive charging station outdoors the shop’s Gowanus location was damaged.
Pricey @wholefoods in Brooklyn. this has been damaged for two months. BeenTrying2charge my #ChevyVolt Ps Peter says the … https://t.co/JOTxK6QZun
— Maggie Gyllenhaal (@mgyllenhaal) April 7, 2017
Entire Meals responded the subsequent day to Gyllenhaal, apologizing for the issue and asking the place precisely she had encountered the damaged charger.
Gyllenhaal, whose current tweets have principally been critiques of President Donald Trump, replied Monday that she took the photograph on the Gowanus Entire Meals on Third Avenue and Third Road.
(And in a “stars, they’re identical to us” second completely tailor-made to her house neighborhood, Gyllenhaal confessed on Twitter just lately that she’s a scofflaw who’s been on probation at Park Slope Meals Co-op “for years.”)
Gyllenhaal and her husband, Peter Sarsgaard, are longtime locals and proud lefties like lots of their neighbors. Gyllenhaal informed Individuals journal in 2014 that she was borrowing her mother’s 10-yr-previous Prius “which my husband is psyched about as a result of he’s very dedicated to environmentalism.” Gyllenhaal advised Individuals then that the couple deliberate to purchase an electrical automotive when a brand new mannequin was obtainable.
Gyllenhaal’s tweeted request might have gotten outcomes. An worker who answered the telephone on the Gowanus Entire Meals on Monday stated all of the chargers have been working to the perfect of her information. A spokesman for Entire Meals didn’t reply instantly to a request for remark.
The Gowanus Entire Meals, which was constructed on previously contaminated land subsequent to a Superfund website, is stocked with eco-pleasant options together with photo voltaic and wind energy and a rooftop farm that grows pesticide-free…