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World Trade Center farmers market returns with Oculus Greenmarket

For the first time since the September 11, 2001  terrorist attacks, the World Trade Center Greenmarket is returning, reports Dana Reszutek in AMNY. The market will have a new location — “Oculus Plaza” by Fulton and Church Streets. The grand opening of the new Greenmarket will be held on Tuesday, June 20. Eleven vendors will be open, […]

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Oculus is still leaking despite Port Authority saying it isn’t

The Oculus is leaking. Its marble floors are dangerously slippery, report Danielle Furfaro and Stephanie Pagones in the NY Post The wet floors, puddles and leaks now seem to be chronic problems. Port Authority officials have said the problem is due to nearby construction work, but that seems not to be the case.

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Condo tower to rise where Muslim community center was proposed

At 45 Park Place, a 43-story condominium building will soon begin construction. Its developer, Sharif El-Gamal, originally planned a 15-story Muslim cultural center and mosque on the site.The original plans caused an outcry in 2010 from those who felt its presence so near the World Trade Center site to be offensive, reports Ronda Kaysen in the New York Times. Plans for […]

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