Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

Bon Appétit staff set off fire alarms at new WTC

Stephanie Smith, NY Post Bon Appétit staffers apparently caused a ruckus at their new 1 WTC offices by burning sage in the skyscraper Thursday morning and setting off fire alarms. The Condé Nast mag’s executive editor, Christine Muhlke, posted on Twitter: “Sage burning in the new WTC offices sets off fire alarms for an hour. #worth it.” (It isn’t […]

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United, American owe World Trade Center developer billions: lawyer

Joseph Ax, Reuters The developer rebuilding the World Trade Center in New York told a federal appeals court on Wednesday that he is entitled to recoup billions of dollars from two airline companies, even though he has already collected $4 billion in insurance money for the September 11, 2001, attacks that destroyed the site. Lawyers for […]

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Design-less WTC Arts Center Still Searching for an Architect

Evan Bindelglass, Curbed.com The World Trade Center Performing Arts Center officially scrapped Frank Gehry’s design for the venue, stalling the already stalled project. Little has happened since then, but on Monday, officials from the center told Community Board 1’s Planning Committee that they are close to being able to move forward again, having narrowed the search for a new architect to three […]

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