Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

WTC Transportation Hub skylight to open up every year on September 11 as tribute to victims

Nicole Jewell inhabitat.com Famed architect Santiago Calatrava‘s World Trade Center Oculus Transportation Hub is woefully behind schedule, but it finally looks like there is a light at the end of the insanely expensive, white marble-lined tunnel. Despite a chain of hiccups, the $3.9 billion rail, subway and shopping hub is said to be nearing completion – but the final […]

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Ground Zero Arts Center to Shrink Further

Robin Pogrebin, New York Times THE Performing Arts Center planned for the former World Trade Center site was dealt a serious blow on Thursday when the corporation in charge of downtown redevelopment insisted that the project come in at no more than $200 million — about half the original estimated cost. The Lower Manhattan Development […]

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Construction of 2 World Trade Center Sounds Very Complicated

Jessica Dailey Curbed The designed for the final World Trade Center tower were revealed last month, marking a major milestone for the 16-acre complex, but there is good reason why tower no. 2 is the final one. Yes, funding and future tenants played a part, but Capital New York reports that the bigger issue is that the site itself is extremely complicated. […]

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