Friday Links

Union Opposition to Stricter Requirements for Crane Operators [NY Times]
Brooklyn Bridge Park Gets $40 Million Gift to Build Field House [NY Times]
For Cyclists Seeking Repairs, and Beer in Fort Greene [NY Times]
Art Review: ‘Connecting Cultures’ at the Brooklyn Museum [NY Times]
Rise in City’s Jobless Rate Continues to Outpace Hiring [City Room]
Eco-Conscious Passive Houses Aggressively Hit Brooklyn [NYO]
Our Crime Epicenter: The Atlantic Terminal and Atlantic Center Malls [The Local]
Get Thee to a Port-a-John [AY Watch]
No Mercy for Kruger: Feds [NY Post]