Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

1 WTC: Inside the Tallest Building in the Western Hemisphere

The nearly-finished main entrance to the building. (Tobias Salinger)

By Tobias Salinger Commercial Observer As construction workers hammered on the World Trade Center site and hordes of tourists mingled with afternoon commuters last week, Jordan Barowitz of the Durst Organization invited Commercial Observer for an exclusive tour of One World Trade Center. Although more than 2,500 laborers were applying the finishing touches to the […]

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Silverstein’s 4 WTC leases 106,000 sq. ft. to MediaMath

By Steve Cuozzo New York Post MediaMath came up with the right number for Larry Silverstein. The global technology company has signed a lease for 106,000 square feet at 4 World Trade Center, making it the 2.3 million square-foot tower’s first private-sector tenant. The deal has been in discussions for months but was only finalized […]

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9/11 museum scraps plans for fancy restaurant run by Shake Shack owner

South Tower pool UPI/ Andrew Burton

By Matt Bradwell UPI New York’s 9/11 Memorial Museum will no longer feature a high-end restaurant with beer and wine sales after mounting criticism and accusations of insensitivity. The planned “Pavilion Cafe,” run by Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer, will now just be called the “The Cafe” and traded its upscale menu for simple pastries […]

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