Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

WTC developer Larry Silverstein celebrates topping out of 3 World Trade Center

Roughly 1,000 union construction workers joined politicians and developers at a topping-out ceremony marking the completion of concrete construction for the new 3 World Trade Center. Those present signed the last bucket of concrete used and put a US flag on it that was used in the topping-out ceremonies of 7 World Trade Center and 4 World […]

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New Liberty Park set to open next week

Liberty Park, a new elevated park peppered with shade trees and benches overlooking the September 11th Memorial will open next week. Ultimately, Liberty Park will become the grounds of the new St. Nicholas National Shrine writes Maria Alvarez in Newsday. The park is owned by the Port Authority, and sits atop the Vehicle Security Center on Liberty Street. St. […]

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Port Authority said to seek support for new WTC ‘Sphere’ site

The final decision on the permanent location for the Fritz Koenig Sphere may be near, reports Carl Glassman in the Tribeca Trib . Several members of downtown’s Community Board 1 members say that a Port Authority official has encouraged them to support the removal of the sculpture to the new Liberty Park, which is due to open this summer. Liberty  Park sits […]

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