Thursday linkage

Former bank head of donates $1 million to Brooklyn Botanic Garden [WSJ]
New ferry connecting Greenpoint to Dumbo opening June 13 [Brooklyn 11211]
Rickshaws coming to Coney Island this summer [NY Post]
Analyzing the Whole Foods Brooklyn traffic study [Carroll Gardens Diary]
Prospect Park educational programs facing major cutbacks [L Magazine]
Crime wave hits McKibbin Lofts, bed bug supply in danger [BK Paper]
Proposal calls for license plates for bike messengers and delivery people [WSJ]