Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

Only church destroyed on 9/11 raises cross atop new building

On Monday, St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, the only church destroyed in the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001, held a topping-out ceremony at the site of the new St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox National Shrine and raised a cross atop the new structure, reported Chris Perez in the New York Post. Archbishop Demetrios blessed the cross with holy […]

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One World Trade Center will get a ‘sky lobby’ designed by Gensler

Workers in One World Trade Center will soon have a “shared piazza” on the 64th floor — an area with a cafe, meeting room and game room and space for fitness classes, reports Amy Plitt in Curbed. Only employees of companies in the building and their guests will have access to the exclusive space.

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First TV broadcast antennas go up at One World Trade Center

Installation of the first of several UHF antennas about 40 feet from the top of 1 World Trade Center’s spire has begun. More antennas will be transferred from the Empire State Building soon, reports Tom Butts of TV Technology. The Empire State Building has housed New York’s television antenna since the terrorist attacks on the Towers in 2001. […]

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