Please note that due to changes in construction logistics, we will only be installing one crane over Columbus Day Weekend. The crane that will be installed over the weekend is a large crane and will be positioned at the corner of Dean Street and 6th Avenue and will require the same temporary detours of vehicles, pedestrian and bicycle traffic as previously stated in the Community Notice (attached.)
A second and smaller crane will be installed on Atlantic Ave near 6th Ave at a later date and will have minimal impacts. We will notify the community in advance of the Atlantic Avenue crane installation date.
While that's part of the lawsuit, more prominent are claims of racial discrimination and retaliation, with black employees claiming repeated abuse by white supervisors, preferential treatment toward Hispanic colleagues, and retaliation in response to complaints.
Two individual supervisors, for example, are charged with referring to black employees as “black motherfucker,” “dumb black bitch,” “black monkey,” “piece of shit” and “nigger.”
Two have referred to an employee blind in one eye as “cyclops,” and “the one-eyed guy,” and an employee with a nose disorder as “the nose guy.”
There's been no official response yet though arena spokesman Barry Baum told the Daily News they, but take “allegations of this kind very seriously” and have "a zero tolerance policy for…