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Aerial view of the World Trade Center site, September 23, 2001.
.The World Trade Center site (ZIP code: 10048), also known as "Ground Zero", sits on 16 acres (65,000 m2) in Lower Manhattan in New York City.^ New York World Trade Center (1970-2001) .
  • WTC - World Trade Center Pictures - September 11th 2001 - INFORMATION AND FACTS + WTC PIX - Photographs - New York - 9/11 - 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thesahara.net [Source type: News]

^ Panoramic photographs of Ground Zero - Photographs of World Trade Center attack and aftermath - Survivor's photographs of World Trade Center .
  • Photographs of World Trade Center site - September 11: Bearing Witness to History 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC americanhistory.si.edu [Source type: News]

^ Damage report from the city of New York.
  • Attack on America Images - 911 Photos 9/11 Photos Videos World Trade Center Pentagon WTC - Attack on America, part of Brainstorms and Raves 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC brainstormsandraves.com [Source type: General]

[1] .The World Trade Center complex stood on the site until the September 11 attacks; Studio Daniel Libeskind, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Silverstein Properties, and the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation oversee the reconstruction of the site.^ September 11, 2002 The New Defenders .
  • World Trade Center - San Francisco 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.sfweekly.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ New York World Trade Center (1970-2001) .
  • WTC - World Trade Center Pictures - September 11th 2001 - INFORMATION AND FACTS + WTC PIX - Photographs - New York - 9/11 - 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thesahara.net [Source type: News]

^ Americans died in the World Trade Center on Septermber 11, 2001.
  • DSCC Ad Uses World Trade Center as Symbol of Greed, Corruption | The Minority Report 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.theminorityreportblog.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The site is bounded by Vesey Street to the north, the West Side Highway to the west, Liberty Street to the south, and Church Street to the east.^ My Site was 3 at the corner of Church & Liberty.
  • World Trade Center Site Photo Gallery by Pete Burke at pbase.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.pbase.com [Source type: General]

^ Located in downtown Manhattan, the World Trade Center is on a 16 acre site, stretching from Church Street on the east to West Street on the west, and Vesey and Barclay streets in the north to Liberty Street on the south.
  • World Trade Center - New York City - September 11, 2001 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.globalsecurity.org [Source type: News]

^ Meet the Shuttle on the West Side of 7th Avenue, between 50th & 51st Streets, under the Winter Garden Theater awning.
  • World Trade Center Site New York City | New York City Sightseeing Bus Tours - OnBoard Tours 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.onboardnewyorktours.com [Source type: News]

.The Port Authority owns the site's land (except for 7 World Trade Center).^ In 1998, plans were approved by the Port Authority to privatize the World Trade Center.
  • World Trade Center - Devwiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.kaltura.com [Source type: News]

^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Developer Larry Silverstein holds the lease to retail and office space in four of the site's buildings.^ The site should be largely re-developed for office buildings.
  • Art:21 . Forum: World Trade Center Memorial | PBS 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.pbs.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Both buildings were developed by Larry Silverstein , who holds a ground lease for the site from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey .
  • 7 World Trade Center (2006), New York, New York - Archiplanet 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.archiplanet.org [Source type: News]

^ Members: 124 Topics: 6 Network for professionals engaged in the acquisition, disposition, operation, development, leasing, brokerage, project management, tenant representation, and asset management of office, retail, land, industrial, and multi-family properties.
  • Panel Rebuffs Trade Center Developer - WSJ.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC online.wsj.com [Source type: General]

[2]

Contents

Before the World Trade Center occupied the site

.The WTC site was occupied by Radio Row and the Hudson Terminal during the 20th century.^ In addition, the subjects were geographically well dispersed during pregnancy with respect to the WTC site, providing a basis for comparing subjects with differential exposure.
  • The Effects of the World Trade Center Event on Birth Outcomes among Term Deliveries at Three Lower Manhattan Hospitals 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC ehp.niehs.nih.gov [Source type: Academic]

^ For example 60 Hudson Street a mjor peering point is about 0.6 mile away from the WTC site.
  • Impact of World Trade Center & Pentagon attacks on Internet performance 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.slac.stanford.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ There were four major sites where debris from the WTC buildings was shipped during the clean-up effort and these teams looked for debris were: .

.Both were demolished to make way for the World Trade Center.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ World Trade Center, 18th Fl.

^ "The World Trade Center lobby was a mess.
  • WORLD TRADE CENTER LOCKED STAIRWELLS/EVACUATION PROBLEMS, ACCUMULATING COMMENTS ON... 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.mjbarkl.com [Source type: Original source]

.In addition, at least one notable event occurred on the World Trade Center site: Adriaen Block's ship, the Tyger, burned to the waterline in November 1613, and was left where it was, to be rediscovered in 1916. The shipwreck led to the construction of the Onrust.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ World Trade Center memorial .
  • SignOnSanDiego.com Photo Galleries :: World Trade Center memorial 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC photos.signonsandiego.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • SignOnSanDiego.com Photo Galleries :: World Trade Center memorial 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC photos.signonsandiego.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

September 11 attacks

Ground Zero debris with markup showing building locations.
.On the morning of September 11, 2001, two hijacked planes bound for Los Angeles were intentionally crashed into the two towers of the World Trade Center.^ New York World Trade Center (1970-2001) .
  • WTC - World Trade Center Pictures - September 11th 2001 - INFORMATION AND FACTS + WTC PIX - Photographs - New York - 9/11 - 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thesahara.net [Source type: News]

^ Americans died in the World Trade Center on Septermber 11, 2001.
  • DSCC Ad Uses World Trade Center as Symbol of Greed, Corruption | The Minority Report 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.theminorityreportblog.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ A plane, reportedly a hijacked American Airlines jet, slammed into one tower of the 110-story World Trade Center.
  • World Trade Center - New York City - September 11, 2001 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.globalsecurity.org [Source type: News]

.The towers collapsed within two hours of the collisions.^ "It was 27 hours after the tower's collapse.
  • WORLD TRADE CENTER LOCKED STAIRWELLS/EVACUATION PROBLEMS, ACCUMULATING COMMENTS ON... 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.mjbarkl.com [Source type: Original source]

^ OK shortly after the two towers collapsed.

^ The two towers soon collapsed.
  • World Trade Center - New York City - September 11, 2001 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.globalsecurity.org [Source type: News]

[3] .Terrorists affiliated with Al-Qaeda and others organized and executed the attacks, in which approximately 3,000 people died.^ America attacks the al-Qaeda in Afghanistan.
  • September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America.Archives in Images, Photos, & Newspapers from the September 11th, 2001 Attacks at the WTC & Pentagon. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ The people ultimately responsible for these terrorist attacks died in completing it .  .
  • New York World Trade Center Destruction September 11,2001 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.solcomhouse.com [Source type: News]

^ Over 3,000 People Died on September 11th .
  • WTC - World Trade Center Pictures - September 11th 2001 - INFORMATION AND FACTS + WTC PIX - Photographs - New York - 9/11 - 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thesahara.net [Source type: News]

After the attacks, hospital workers and police officers began referring to the World Trade Center site as "Ground Zero".[4]

Debris and cleanup

Debris from the World Trade Center, 2001.
.The collapse of the towers spread dust across New York City and left hundreds of thousands of tons of debris at the site.^ Damage report from the city of New York.
  • Attack on America Images - 911 Photos 9/11 Photos Videos World Trade Center Pentagon WTC - Attack on America, part of Brainstorms and Raves 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC brainstormsandraves.com [Source type: General]

^ New York City Subway connections .
  • World Trade Center (PATH station) - Metro Wiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC metro.wikia.com [Source type: News]

^ WTC New York City 19...
  • Category:World Trade Center (New York) - Wikimedia Commons 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC commons.wikimedia.org [Source type: Reference]

[5] .To organize the cleanup and search for survivors and for human remains, the New York Fire Department divided the disaster site into four sectors, each headed by its own chief.^ New York on fire?
  • World Trade Center Attack: What Next? by Laura Knight-Jadczyk 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.cassiopaea.org [Source type: Original source]

^ New York Sanitation Department has their own police department.
  • World Trade Center Journals 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.vcvs.org [Source type: General]

^ New York City Fire Department, 8/19/2002 ] .

[6] .Early estimates suggested that debris removal would take a year, but cleanup ended in May 2002, under budget and without a single serious injury.^ It would take forever without their help.
  • WORLD TRADE CENTER LOCKED STAIRWELLS/EVACUATION PROBLEMS, ACCUMULATING COMMENTS ON... 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.mjbarkl.com [Source type: Original source]

^ The process of debris removal ended ahead of schedule and under budget in the spring 2002.
  • HowStuffWorks "Why has the World Trade Center memorial been delayed?" 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC people.howstuffworks.com [Source type: News]

^ KUGLER, Sara "Last steel column still standing at the World Trade Center site removed" Associated Press 29 May 2002 .
  • PICTURE GALLERY: The World Trade Center's Heroic Rescue Dogs, Last Page 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.dogsinthenews.com [Source type: General]
  • The World Trade Center's Heroic Dog Yearbook 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.dogsinthenews.com [Source type: General]

[7][8] .Three years later, in February 2005, the New York City Medical Examiner's office ended its process of identifying human remains at the site.^ Damage report from the city of New York.
  • Attack on America Images - 911 Photos 9/11 Photos Videos World Trade Center Pentagon WTC - Attack on America, part of Brainstorms and Raves 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC brainstormsandraves.com [Source type: General]

^ New York City Subway connections .
  • World Trade Center (PATH station) - Metro Wiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC metro.wikia.com [Source type: News]

^ NYT (New York Times) , 2005.
  • The Destruction of the World Trade Center: 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC 911review.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[9]
.According to experts, when WTC 1 (the North Tower) collapsed, falling debris struck 7 World Trade Center and ignited fires on multiple floors.^ Word had spread quickly that an airplane had struck the World Trade Center.
  • The World trade Center Attack: The Port Authority Police Department - Crime Library on truTV.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.trutv.com [Source type: General]

^ Pictures that help in analysis of collapse The South Tower (2 World Trade Center) collapsed first.

^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

.The uncontrolled fires ultimately led to the progressive collapse of the structure.^ Its structural integrity was further compromised by fires, and the building collapsed later in the day at 5:20 p.m.
  • Sept 11, 2001 - World Trade Center, Remembering 9/11 | Clean Cut Media 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC blog.cleancutmedia.com [Source type: General]

^ Instead, photos and videos from several angles clearly showed that the collapse initiated at the fire and impact floors and that the collapse progressed from the initiating floors downward.
  • The Destruction of the World Trade Center: 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC 911review.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ NIST concluded that uncontrolled fires in 7 WTC caused floor beams and girders to heat and subsequently "caused a critical support column to fail, initiating a fire-induced progressive collapse that brought the building down".
  • YouTube - Rebuilding the World Trade Center Site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.youtube.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[10] .Portions of the South Tower also damaged the nearby Deutsche Bank Building, which soon became filled with toxic dust.^ Damage to the interior of a nearby building.
  • World Trade Center Disaster Information 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.ussartf.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The World Trade Center complex consisted of seven buildings, the most notable being the "Twin Towers," 1 World Trade Center (the north tower) and 2 World Trade Center (the south tower), each of which stood 110 stories tall.
  • Steve Moss' Cheap Homepage - World Trade Center Hoax Photograph 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.memlo.net [Source type: General]

^ The 40-story building was heavily damaged by the collapse of the World Trade Center's South Tower and was declared uninhabitable.
  • Rebuilding at World Trade Center Site Long Delayed - washingtonpost.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.washingtonpost.com [Source type: News]

.By 2002, Deutsche Bank determined that its building was unsalvageable.^ In April 2002, it was retained on behalf of Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas to investigate environmental contaminants in this company’s building at 130 Liberty Street, New York.
  • Complete 911 Timeline: World Trade Center Investigation 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.historycommons.org [Source type: News]

^ The JPMorgan building will be constructed at Cedar and Greenwich Streets at the site of the former Deutsche Bank AG building, which was damaged on Sept.
  • JPMorgan to Build Tower at World Trade Center Site (Update4) - Bloomberg.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.bloomberg.com [Source type: News]

^ The plan requires the acquisition of par tof the plaza of the Deutsche Bank Building and the parking lot at Cedar and West Streets.
  • Plots & Plans: The new plans for the World Trade Center site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thecityreview.com [Source type: News]

It is in the process of being demolished.[11]
.Cleanup workers trucked most of the building materials and debris from Ground Zero to Fresh Kills Landfill in Staten Island.^ The debris was taken to the Fresh Kills landfill on Staten Island.
  • Complete 911 Timeline: World Trade Center Investigation 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.historycommons.org [Source type: News]

^ Corps Debris removal duties did not include tracking trucks with debris to the disposal site at Fresh Kills Landfill on Staten Island.
  • New York City World Trade Center Disaster Deployment 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC 911research.wtc7.net [Source type: News]

^ The end is near in the cleanup at Ground Zero .

.Some people, such as those affiliated with World Trade Center Families for Proper Burial, worried that human remains might also have been (inadvertently) transported to the landfill.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ World Trade Center memorial .
  • SignOnSanDiego.com Photo Galleries :: World Trade Center memorial 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC photos.signonsandiego.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • SignOnSanDiego.com Photo Galleries :: World Trade Center memorial 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC photos.signonsandiego.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[9]
.In August 2008, New York City firefighters donated a cross made of steel from the World Trade Center to the Shanksville Volunteer Fire Company.^ New York World Trade Center (1970-2001) .
  • WTC - World Trade Center Pictures - September 11th 2001 - INFORMATION AND FACTS + WTC PIX - Photographs - New York - 9/11 - 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thesahara.net [Source type: News]

^ IndyMedia Center crashed into the World Trade Center in New York City, severely damaging ...
  • A-Z in Belgium: world trade center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.a-z.be [Source type: News]

^ Damage report from the city of New York.
  • Attack on America Images - 911 Photos 9/11 Photos Videos World Trade Center Pentagon WTC - Attack on America, part of Brainstorms and Raves 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC brainstormsandraves.com [Source type: General]

[12] .The beam, mounted atop a platform shaped like the Pentagon, was erected outside the Shanksville firehouse near the crash site of United Airlines Flight 93.^ Pennsylvania crash site of Flight 93.
  • September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America.Archives in Images, Photos, & Newspapers from the September 11th, 2001 Attacks at the WTC & Pentagon. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ Hijackers crash American Airlines Flight 77 into the Pentagon.
  • Remembering September 11, 2001 - World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.panynj.info [Source type: News]

^ Crash of Flight 93 .
  • September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America.Archives in Images, Photos, & Newspapers from the September 11th, 2001 Attacks at the WTC & Pentagon. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

[13]
.In December 2001, a temporary viewing platform at Fulton Street, between Church Street and Broadway, opened to the public.^ Vesey and Fulton streets and Church Street.
  • Analysis of Innovative Designs For the World Trade Center Site - Think Design 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.buildings.com [Source type: News]

^ Now furnished with a permanent memorial, the Chapel is a popular tourist destination and is located on Church Street between Fulton and Vesey Streets.
  • World Trade Center New York - USA Tourist 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.usatourist.com [Source type: News]

^ The platform, with an edge that curls like a cloud, floats above the ground plane, where the street grid is restored and outdoor space is left open for public use.
  • Plots & Plans: The New York Magazine proposals for the World Trade Center site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thecityreview.com [Source type: News]

[14]
.Every year on September 11, a temporary memorial called Tribute in Light – consisting of two parallel, vertical beams of light – was projected from the site.^ The site will also include a National September 11 Memorial and Museum.
  • rivertonradio.com - West Central Wyoming's leading news and information web site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.rivertonradio.com [Source type: News]
  • Spielberg to make TV doc. on World Trade Center rebuild| Entertainment| Hollywood| Reuters 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC in.reuters.com [Source type: News]
  • Spielberg to make TV doc. on World Trade Center rebuild | Hollywood News - Yahoo! India Movies 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC in.movies.yahoo.com [Source type: News]
  • Spielberg to make TV doc. on World Trade Center rebuild - Yahoo! News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC news.yahoo.com [Source type: News]

^ National September 11 Memorial & Museum .
  • National September 11 Memorial & Museum | World Trade Center Memorial: 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.national911memorial.org [Source type: General]

^ On September 11, 2001, terrorists hijacked and intentionally crashed two passenger aircraft into the monolithic Twin Towers of the World Trade Center (WTC).
  • World Trade Center New York - USA Tourist 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.usatourist.com [Source type: News]

.Since construction has begun, however, the tribute may cease.^ However, preliminary construction on the Freedom Tower started on July 4, 2004, and crews have worked steadily since then.
  • Lower Manhattan : 1 World Trade Center (Freedom Tower) 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.lowermanhattan.info [Source type: News]

[15]

Rebuilding

.Soon after the September 11 attacks, Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Governor George Pataki, and President George W. Bush vowed to rebuild the World Trade Center site.^ Americans died in the World Trade Center on Septermber 11, 2001.
  • DSCC Ad Uses World Trade Center as Symbol of Greed, Corruption | The Minority Report 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.theminorityreportblog.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The World Trade Center was completely destroyed by the terrorist attacks on September 11.
  • CRR_Photos\World Trade Center\WTC Site Damage 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC old.911digitalarchive.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • CRR_Photos\World Trade Center\Debris Removal 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC old.911digitalarchive.org [Source type: News]

^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

On the day of the attacks, Giuliani proclaimed, "We will rebuild. .We're going to come out of this stronger than before, politically stronger, economically stronger.^ That is, if the official story was going to be that the fire caused the collapse, the building had to be brought down before the fire went completely out.
  • The Destruction of the World Trade Center: 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC 911review.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ One of the guys there is from San Francisco and he told us to get out in the hallway cause he thought it was an earthquake, and we tried to go out in the hallway and it was just smoke coming from everywhere.
  • WORLD TRADE CENTER LOCKED STAIRWELLS/EVACUATION PROBLEMS, ACCUMULATING COMMENTS ON... 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.mjbarkl.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Firefighter Butch Brandies tells other firefighters that nobody is to go into Building 7 because of creaking and noises coming out of there.
  • Debunking 9/11 Conspiracy Theories and Controlled Demolition - World Trade Center 7, Building 7 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.debunking911.com [Source type: Original source]
  • Complete 911 Timeline: World Trade Center Investigation 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.historycommons.org [Source type: News]

.The skyline will be made whole again."^ View All Items in This Story View Only Top Items in This Story "The skyline will be made whole again," Giuliani said.
  • Rebuilding at World Trade Center Site Long Delayed - washingtonpost.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.washingtonpost.com [Source type: News]

[16] .During a visit to the site on September 14, 2001, Bush spoke to a crowd of cleanup workers through a bullhorn.^ The rest of the world hears you and the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon!” When President George W. Bush spoke through a bullhorn to emergency rescue workers at Ground Zero just two days after 9/11, he put the world on notice: We are coming to ...
  • world.trade.center Articles, Posts, Blogs, Videos - Technorati 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC technorati.com [Source type: General]
  • world trade center Articles, Posts, Blogs, Videos - Technorati 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC technorati.com [Source type: General]

^ September 11, 2001 - 14:26 EST #23 Om Shanti.
  • ATPM 7.01 - Desktop Pictures: New York—Part 2 - World-Trade-Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: Original source]

^ This web site describes the results of an interdisciplinary environmental characterization of the World Trade Center (WTC) area after September 11, 2001.
  • USGS Spectroscopy Lab - World Trade Center USGS environmental assessment 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC pubs.usgs.gov [Source type: Academic]

An individual in the crowd shouted, "I can't hear you," to which Bush replied, "I can hear you. .The rest of the world hears you.^ Thank you for showing those terrorists that the americains like the rest of the world won't break in fear and thank you for helping me getting rid of that rage.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ From a foreigner's point of view, when you hear of the World Trade Center, you immediately think of that attack," .
  • Plans For Orlando World Trade Center Approved - Central Florida News 13 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.cfnews13.com [Source type: News]

^ It shows the rest of the world that even if you knock us down we'll get right back up."
  • worldtradecenter coverage by Gothamist 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC gothamist.com [Source type: News]

.And the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon."^ People  continually ask me: "What if they knock the buildings down again?"
  • Rebuild The World Trade Center! Rebuild Twin Towers of the World Trade Center! 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.bobbyshred.com [Source type: News]

^ "They knocked us down.
  • Rebuild The World Trade Center! Rebuild Twin Towers of the World Trade Center! 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.bobbyshred.com [Source type: News]
  • BOMBING OF THE WORLD TRADE CENTER 9-11-2001 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.greatdreams.com [Source type: News]

^ It knocked us both down in her cubicle.
  • WORLD TRADE CENTER LOCKED STAIRWELLS/EVACUATION PROBLEMS, ACCUMULATING COMMENTS ON... 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.mjbarkl.com [Source type: Original source]

[17]
In a later address before Congress, the president declared, "As a symbol of America's resolve, my administration will work with Congress, and these two leaders, to show the world that we will rebuild New York City."[18] The immediate response from World Trade Center leaseholder Larry Silverstein was that "it would be the tragedy of tragedies not to rebuild this part of New York. .It would give the terrorists the victory they seek."^ Why would terrorists attack the UN just because it's moved to a site they already hit?
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Who, they asked, would ever want to live or work anywhere near the site of the worst terrorist attack in our nation's history?
  • Larry Silverstein Press Conference - Updating Media On World Trade Center Progress 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC assembly.state.ny.us [Source type: General]

^ Why in the WORLD would they need to give the reporters a head's up???
  • Debunking 9/11 Conspiracy Theories and Controlled Demolition - World Trade Center 7, Building 7 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.debunking911.com [Source type: Original source]

[19]

Lower Manhattan Development Corporation

Entrance to the construction site at the WTC in January 2009
.Governor Pataki established the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC) in November 2001, as an official commission to oversee the rebuilding process.^ Pataki said he would direct the Lower Manhattan Development Corp.
  • Rebuild The World Trade Center! Rebuild Twin Towers of the World Trade Center! 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.bobbyshred.com [Source type: News]

^ New York Governor George E. Pataki and then-Mayor Rudolph Giuliani created the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC) to oversee the rebuilding of lower Manhattan.
  • HowStuffWorks "Why has the World Trade Center memorial been delayed?" 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC people.howstuffworks.com [Source type: News]

^ Development in Lower Manhattan had not been as successful.
  • World Trade Center | Mesothelioma and Asbestos Jobsites 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.mesothelioma.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[20] .The LMDC coordinates federal assistance in the rebuilding process, and works with the Port Authority, Larry Silverstein, and Studio Daniel Libeskind, the master plan architect for the site's redesign.^ The Port Authority owns the site.
  • September 11 News.com - New WTC Plans - World Trade Center Design Plans - Studio Daniel Libeskind Concept. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ Daniel Libeskind’s master plan for the WTC site won the design competition organized by the LMDC in 2003.
  • World Trade Center Redevelopment | PlanNYC 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.plannyc.org [Source type: News]

^ Port Authority's development plans and starting over.
  • World Trade Center - - ArtsJournal IssueTracks: Daily Arts News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.artsjournal.com [Source type: News]

.The corporation also handles communication with the local community, businesses, the city of New York, and relatives of victims of the September 11 attacks.^ September 11, 2002 The New Defenders .
  • World Trade Center - San Francisco 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.sfweekly.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Damage report from the city of New York.
  • Attack on America Images - 911 Photos 9/11 Photos Videos World Trade Center Pentagon WTC - Attack on America, part of Brainstorms and Raves 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC brainstormsandraves.com [Source type: General]

^ New York City Subway connections .
  • World Trade Center (PATH station) - Metro Wiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC metro.wikia.com [Source type: News]

[21] A 16-member board of directors, half appointed by the governor and half by the mayor of New York, governs the LMDC.[22]
.The LMDC had questionable legal status regarding the restoration of the World Trade Center site, because the Port Authority owns most of the property and Larry Silverstein leased the World Trade Center's office space in July 2001. But the LMDC, in an April 2002 articulation of its principles for action, asserted its role in revitalizing lower Manhattan.^ New York World Trade Center (1970-2001) .
  • WTC - World Trade Center Pictures - September 11th 2001 - INFORMATION AND FACTS + WTC PIX - Photographs - New York - 9/11 - 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thesahara.net [Source type: News]

^ In 1998, plans were approved by the Port Authority to privatize the World Trade Center.
  • World Trade Center - Devwiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.kaltura.com [Source type: News]

^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

[23]

Early proposals for redesign

.In the months following the attacks, architects and urban planning experts held meetings and forums to discuss ideas for rebuilding the site.^ When the idea of trying the four in a city came up, he didn't hesitate to approve New York as the site, without consultation with the local decision making forum.
  • WORLD TRADE CENTER - City Room Blog - NYTimes.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com [Source type: News]
  • An Absence Framed in Steel: 1 World Trade Center - City Room Blog - NYTimes.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com [Source type: News]

^ In the four days following the terrorist attack, the Task Force web site saw over 1000 hits and the Task Force received over 200 requests for applications to join the Task Force.
  • World Trade Center Disaster Information 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.ussartf.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Yes, a discussion forum will be appearing on this site soon, open only to official WTC memorial competition registrants -- announcement shortly!
  • World Trade Center - Memorial and Reconstruction Proposal - Plans and photographs of a proposal for the World Trade Center memorial and reconstruction in New York City. With links to other World Trade Center sites. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.planetcast.com [Source type: General]

[24] .In January 2002, New York City art dealer Max Protetch solicited 50 concepts and renderings from artists and architects, which were put on exhibit in his Chelsea art gallery.^ New York City Subway connections .
  • World Trade Center (PATH station) - Metro Wiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC metro.wikia.com [Source type: News]

^ I was born and raised in New York City.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ WTC New York City 19...
  • Category:World Trade Center (New York) - Wikimedia Commons 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC commons.wikimedia.org [Source type: Reference]

[25]
.In April 2002, the LMDC sent out requests for proposals to redesign the World Trade Center site to 24 Manhattan architecture firms, but then soon withdrew them.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ World Trade Center, 18th Fl.

.The following month, the LMDC selected Beyer Blinder Belle as planner for the redesign of the World Trade Center site.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ This scheme was designed by Beyer Blinder Belle.
  • Plots & Plans: The new plans for the World Trade Center site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thecityreview.com [Source type: News]

[26]
.On July 16, 2002, Beyer Blinder Belle unveiled six concepts for redesigning the World Trade Center site.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ This scheme was designed by Beyer Blinder Belle.
  • Plots & Plans: The new plans for the World Trade Center site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.thecityreview.com [Source type: News]

[27] .All six designs were voted "poor" by the roughly 5,000 New Yorkers that submitted feedback, so the LDMC announced a new, international, open-design study.^ I pray for all fellow New Yorkers.
  • Top of the World at World Trade Center - Reviews on RateItAll 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.rateitall.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The resultant designs were submitted to Mayor Bloomberg and to Cable News Network, showing the students that their ideas and contributions can make a difference in our society.
  • Teachers Network: Rebuilding The World Trade Center Site: A 9/11 Tribute 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.teachersnetwork.org [Source type: News]

^ New Yorkers are notoriously cranky people and they took aim at the design.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

[28]

2002 World Trade Center site design competition

.In an August 2002 press release, the LMDC announced a design study for the World Trade Center site.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ World Trade Center, 18th Fl.

[29] .The following month, the LMDC, along with New York New Visions – a coalition of 21 architecture, engineering, planning, landscape architecture and design organizations – announced seven semifinalists.^ TOM FLETCHER'S new york architecture .
  • New York Architecture Images- World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.nyc-architecture.com [Source type: News]
  • New York Architecture Images- World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.nyc-architecture.com [Source type: News]

^ New York unveils new WTC plans .
  • CNN.com - New York unveils new WTC plans - Dec. 19, 2002 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.cnn.com [Source type: News]

^ The winning design will be announced by the end of the month.
  • World Trade Center - - ArtsJournal IssueTracks: Daily Arts News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.artsjournal.com [Source type: News]

The following seven architecture firms were then invited to compete to be the master plan architect for the World Trade Center:
.Peterson Littenberg, a small New York architecture firm, had been enlisted by the LMDC earlier that summer as a consultant, and was invited to participate as the seventh semifinalist.^ TOM FLETCHER'S new york architecture .
  • New York Architecture Images- World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.nyc-architecture.com [Source type: News]
  • New York Architecture Images- World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.nyc-architecture.com [Source type: News]

^ When the idea of trying the four in a city came up, he didn't hesitate to approve New York as the site, without consultation with the local decision making forum.
  • WORLD TRADE CENTER - City Room Blog - NYTimes.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com [Source type: News]
  • An Absence Framed in Steel: 1 World Trade Center - City Room Blog - NYTimes.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com [Source type: News]

^ Ada Louise Huxtable , Architecture Critic of the New York Times While she originally liked the towers, Huxtable changed her mind, calling them "the biggest, daintiest buildings in the world.
  • World Trade Center@Everything2.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: News]

[31]
.The seven semifinalists presented their entries to the public on December 18, 2002 at the Winter Garden of the World Financial Center.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ They are also on display at an exhibit in the Winter Garden in the World Financial Center.

^ December 18, 2002 .
  • greg.org: world trade center memorial archives, by greg allen 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC greg.org [Source type: General]

.In the following weeks, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill withdrew its entry from the competition.^ Image courtesy of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP. Old rendering of the Freedom Tower from the 2004 plan.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ Image courtesy of the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP. Previous rendering of the Freedom Tower released June 29, 2005.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ In 1958, Rockefeller established the Downtown-Lower Manhattan Association (DLMA), which commissioned Skidmore, Owings and Merrill to draw up plans for revitalizing Lower Manhattan.
  • Design and construction of the World Trade Center -Debunk 9/11 Myths 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.debunk911myths.org [Source type: News]

[32]
.Days before the announcement of the two finalists in February 2003, Larry Silverstein wrote to LMDC Chair John Whitehead to express his disapproval of all of the semifinalists' designs.^ This — and because he was unwilling to sign over his intellectual property rights , as the LMDC required of all participating architects — is why Attia declined former LMDC chair John Whitehead's August 2002 invitation to enter and participate as a finalist in the LMDC's "competition" (an offer Whitehead made before seeing Attia's qualifications or his design).
  • horizonr: The Kinks, the Cotswolds and the Next World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.johnlumea.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Its rapid implosion had all of the characteristics of a controlled demolition, and the World Trade Center leaseholder, Larry Silverstein, stated in so many words that the building had been collapsed by demolition.

^ Press Conference to Officially Announce Studio Daniel Libeskind Design Selection Announced at the Winter Gardens across from the WTC Site on February 27th, 2003 .
  • September 11 News.com - New WTC Plans - World Trade Center Design Plans - Studio Daniel Libeskind Concept. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

.As the Twin Towers' insurance money recipient, Silverstein claimed that he had the sole right to decide what would be built.^ Instead, he decided to get a job in the twin towers.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ When the twin towers were built the were the tallest building in the world.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It is demonstrable that the WTC building designers claimed that the Twin Towers would survive an event similar to 9/11.
  • The World Trade Center Building Designers: Pre-9/11 claims strongly implicate Towers should have remained standing on 9/11 | NowPublic News Coverage 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.He announced that he had already picked Skidmore, Owings & Merrill as his master planner for the site.^ Building Seven was not included in the original World Trade Center master plan by Daniel Libeskind , but was designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill under the leadership of David Childs, who largely redesigned the Freedom Tower .
  • 7 World Trade Center (2006), New York, New York - Archiplanet 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.archiplanet.org [Source type: News]

^ Image courtesy of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP. Old rendering of the Freedom Tower from the 2004 plan.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ Image courtesy of the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP. Previous rendering of the Freedom Tower released June 29, 2005.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

[33]
.On February 1, 2003, the LMDC selected two finalists, the THINK Team and Studio Daniel Libeskind, and planned on picking a single winner by the end of the month.^ It is expected to settle on a single land-use plan by the end of the month.
  • September 11 News.com - New WTC Plans - World Trade Center Design Plans - Studio Daniel Libeskind Concept. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ Studio Daniel Libeskind Design Selected as the Winner on February 26th, 2003.
  • September 11 News.com - New WTC Plans - World Trade Center Design Plans - Studio Daniel Libeskind Concept. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ In 2003 Daniel Libeskind design plan is selected.
  • September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America.Archives in Images, Photos, & Newspapers from the September 11th, 2001 Attacks at the WTC & Pentagon. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

.Rafael Viñoly of the THINK Team and Studio Daniel Libeskind presented their designs to the LMDC, which selected the THINK design.^ Studio Daniel Libeskind Design Selected as the Winner on February 26th, 2003.
  • September 11 News.com - New WTC Plans - World Trade Center Design Plans - Studio Daniel Libeskind Concept. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ In 2003 Daniel Libeskind design plan is selected.
  • September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America.Archives in Images, Photos, & Newspapers from the September 11th, 2001 Attacks at the WTC & Pentagon. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ This design by the THINK team of Shigeru Ban, Frederic Schwartz, Ken Smith and Rafael Viñoly recreates the World Trade Center site as the home of the World Cultural Center .
  • Analysis of Innovative Designs For the World Trade Center Site - Think Design 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.buildings.com [Source type: News]

.Earlier the same day, however, Roland Betts, a member of the LMDC, had called a meeting and the corporation had agreed to vote for the THINK design before hearing the final presentations.^ He calls it “an attack that will change the world.” After a month of badgering his prison guards, he is finally able to call the White House 14 times in the days before the attack.

^ A tactical alert means officers are held over from the earlier shift to bolster the day shift and police only respond to priority calls.
  • BOMBING OF THE WORLD TRADE CENTER 9-11-2001 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.greatdreams.com [Source type: News]

^ Nevertheless, one year later, the same architects who were fashionable before the 9/11 tragedy are still asked to design mono-functional mega-towers, and are acting as if nothing had really happened on that day to affect their profession.
  • THE ATTACK ON THE WORLD TRADE CENTER Archives of the Progressive Review 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.prorev.com [Source type: News]

.Governor Pataki, who had originally commissioned the LMDC, intervened and overruled the LMDC's decision.^ Governor Pataki trumpets model for WTC memorial Originally published in NY Daily News, November 23, 2004 .
  • World Trade Center - Memorial and Reconstruction Proposal - Plans and photographs of a proposal for the World Trade Center memorial and reconstruction in New York City. With links to other World Trade Center sites. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.planetcast.com [Source type: General]

[34] .On February 27, 2003, Studio Daniel Libeskind officially won the competition to be the master planner for the World Trade Center redesign.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ World Trade Center, 18th Fl.

.Libeskind's original proposal, which is titled Memory Foundations, underwent extensive revisions during collaboration with Larry Silverstein, and Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, whom Silverstein hired.^ Building Seven was not included in the original World Trade Center master plan by Daniel Libeskind , but was designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill under the leadership of David Childs, who largely redesigned the Freedom Tower .
  • 7 World Trade Center (2006), New York, New York - Archiplanet 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.archiplanet.org [Source type: News]

^ Image courtesy of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP. Old rendering of the Freedom Tower from the 2004 plan.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ Image courtesy of the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP. Previous rendering of the Freedom Tower released June 29, 2005.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

.Though Libeskind designed the site, the individual buildings have been designed by different architects.^ The twin towers were part of a seven-building complex designed by architect Minoru Yamasaki that covers eight city blocks.
  • World Trade Center Disaster Information 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.ussartf.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Libeskind gained international fame in 1989 when he won a competition among 165 architects to design the Jewish Museum in Berlin.
  • All About Jewish Theatre - World Trade Center site architect Daniel Libeskind to give lecture on March 1 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.jewish-theatre.com [Source type: News]

^ Commercial Interests Picking Apart Libeskind's WTC Plans Stakeholders in the process to build on the site of the World Trade Center are already starting to pick apart the Daniel Libeskind design that had been chosen for the site.
  • World Trade Center - - ArtsJournal IssueTracks: Daily Arts News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.artsjournal.com [Source type: News]

.Detailed information about Libeskind's Memory Foundations site plan can be accessed here.^ Of course this time there was a bunch of information regarding The Memorial that is being built on the site as well as the new Freedom Tower .
  • World Trade Center Ground Zero Re-Visited 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC laughingsquid.com [Source type: General]

^ Studio Daniel Libeskind "Memory Foundations" Plan Selected for WTC Site More information and images of the Studio Daniel Libeskind selection below.
  • September 11 News.com - New WTC Plans - World Trade Center Design Plans - Studio Daniel Libeskind Concept. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ The proposed plan eviscerates this site, along with the history and memory and power that reside there.
  • horizonr: The Kinks, the Cotswolds and the Next World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.johnlumea.com [Source type: Original source]

Memorial

.A memorial called "Reflecting Absence" honors the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks and the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.^ The World Trade Center was completely destroyed by the terrorist attacks on September 11.
  • CRR_Photos\World Trade Center\WTC Site Damage 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC old.911digitalarchive.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The memorial, designed by Peter Walker and Israeli-American architect Michael Arad, consists of a field of trees interrupted by the footprints of the twin towers.^ The memorial also seems as if it will be fitting, with the reflecting pools & the footprints of the Twin Towers.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ Michael Arad and Peter Walker's winning design Reflecting Absence .
  • World Trade Center History — Infoplease.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.infoplease.com [Source type: News]

^ Two design competitions were launched, beginning in the summer of 2002: one to replace the fallen towers and the other for a memorial to the victims of both the 1993 and 2001 attacks.
  • World Trade Center (building complex, New York City, New York, United States) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.britannica.com [Source type: General]

.Pools of water fill the footprints, underneath which sits a memorial space whose walls bear the names of the victims.^ The names of the victims would be etched in walls around the pools.
  • World Trade Center History — Infoplease.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.infoplease.com [Source type: News]

^ The 3,000-square-foot space will feature models and renderings of "Reflecting Absence," the design for twin reflecting pools with cascading waterfalls where the trade center towers had stood, surrounded by nearly 3,000 victims' names.
  • 9/11 Memorial Preview Site Opening Near World Trade Center Site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.huffingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

^ Called “ Reflecting Absence,” it was to consist of two pools (one in each tower’s footprint void) surrounded by trees and by walls containing the names of the victims.
  • World Trade Center (building complex, New York City, New York, United States) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.britannica.com [Source type: General]

.The slurry wall, which holds back the Hudson River in the west and was an integral part of Libeskind's proposal, remains exposed.^ The initial proposed site on the East River was later moved to the lower west side.
  • NYC: World Trade Center on Flickr - Photo Sharing! 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.flickr.com [Source type: General]

^ In order to construct the World Trade Center, it was necessary to build the "bathtub", with the slurry wall along the West Street side of the site, to keep water from the Hudson River out.
  • Design and construction of the World Trade Center -Debunk 9/11 Myths 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.debunk911myths.org [Source type: News]

^ And the lower structure walls columns on the outside of the upper part (right in picture ( C ) above) will remain ...
  • World Trade Center collapses 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC heiwaco.tripod.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[35]
Walker and Arad were selected from more than 5,000 entrants in the World Trade Center Site Memorial Competition in January 2004. Construction of the memorial is due to be completed by September 11, 2011.[36]

Museum and PATH Station

Entrance to the PATH at the World Trade Center
.On October 12, 2004, the LMDC announced that Gehry Partners LLP and Snøhetta would design the site's performing arts and museum complexes, respectively.^ I believe Maya Lin, whose well-designed, respectful architectural work, would be the artist to create such a memorial.
  • Art:21 . Forum: World Trade Center Memorial | PBS 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.pbs.org [Source type: Original source]

^ The winning design for the memorial was announced in January 2004; the plans for it were also revised (unveiled in June 2006).
  • World Trade Center (building complex, New York City, New York, United States) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.britannica.com [Source type: General]

^ Today, the possibility of a World Trade Center performing arts complex remains in flux.
  • Squaring the Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC backstage.com [Source type: General]

[37]
.The Snøhetta-designed museum will now act as a memorial museum and visitors' center, after family members of 9/11 victims objected to the building's original occupant, the International Freedom Center.^ The Freedom Tower Center design is a mess.
  • Rebuild The World Trade Center! Rebuild Twin Towers of the World Trade Center! 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.bobbyshred.com [Source type: News]

^ Building Seven was not included in the original World Trade Center master plan by Daniel Libeskind , but was designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill under the leadership of David Childs, who largely redesigned the Freedom Tower .
  • 7 World Trade Center (2006), New York, New York - Archiplanet 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.archiplanet.org [Source type: News]

^ World Trade Center Twin Towers & Buildings Original Plans & Facts Click on the WTC images to view a larger image.
  • September 11 News.com - WTC Art & Statistics- World Trade Center Posters, Prints, and Fine Art. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

[38]
.Gehry's performing arts complex will now house only the Joyce Theater, because the Signature Theater Company dropped out due to space constraints and cost limitations.^ After all, Signature, together with the dance-oriented Joyce Theater, was selected in June 2004 to be among the tenants in a performing arts complex set to rise at the World Trade Center site, following a competition that attracted dozens of nonprofit theater groups and other organizations.
  • Squaring the Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC backstage.com [Source type: General]

^ Although most of the space in the WTC complex was off-limits to the general public, 2 WTC (South Tower) featured a public observation area named "Top Of The World."
  • World Trade Center - Devwiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.kaltura.com [Source type: News]

^ Offices in the WTC actually had fewer combustibles than other similar spaces due to the small number of interior walls and limited bookshelf space.

[38]
.Santiago Calatrava designed the World Trade Center Transportation Hub (its main asset being the PATH station) to replace the old World Trade Center station.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ World Trade Center, 18th Fl.

[39] .The Port Authority will cool the new station, as well as the September 11 Memorial and Museum, via a heat exchanger fed by four pipes carrying water from the Hudson River.^ September 11, 2001 News Oct.
  • September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America.Archives in Images, Photos, & Newspapers from the September 11th, 2001 Attacks at the WTC & Pentagon. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ September 11, 2001 News Sept.
  • September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America.Archives in Images, Photos, & Newspapers from the September 11th, 2001 Attacks at the WTC & Pentagon. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.september11news.com [Source type: News]

^ National September 11 Memorial & Museum (Pool) .
  • NYC: World Trade Center on Flickr - Photo Sharing! 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.flickr.com [Source type: General]

[40]

Towers

.
A rendering of the redesigned World Trade Center.
^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ World Trade Center, 18th Fl.

The Memorial, in the front center, is flanked by (from the left) the 1 WTC, 7 WTC, Tower 2, the PATH station, and Towers 3 and 4.
.1 World Trade Center (previously coined the "Freedom Tower" by Governor Pataki) is the centerpiece of Libeskind's design.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ World Trade Center, 18th Fl.

.The building will rise to 1,362 feet, the height of the original World Trade Center south tower, and its antenna will rise to the symbolic height of 1,776 feet (541 m).^ What to do with the building potentially places the World Trade Center organization at a crossroads.
  • Debate on the World Trade Center's future is renewed | New Orleans Business News - - NOLA.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.nola.com [Source type: News]

^ Shows all the buildings around and including the World Trade Center.
  • Attack on America Images - 911 Photos 9/11 Photos Videos World Trade Center Pentagon WTC - Attack on America, part of Brainstorms and Raves 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC brainstormsandraves.com [Source type: General]

^ Pictures that help in analysis of collapse The South Tower (2 World Trade Center) collapsed first.

.The antenna's height refers to 1776, the year in which the United States Declaration of Independence was signed.^ Did you mean: Boston, United Kingdom ; Boston, Virginia, United States ; Boston area, Massachusetts, United States ; Boston Heights, Ohio, United States ; Bostonia, California, United States more .
  • Boston Hotels near World Trade Center. Find & compare Hotels near World Trade Center. Book & Save - Hotels.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.hotels.com [Source type: News]

^ In its last full year of operation, 2000, Windows on the World reported revenues of $37.5 million, making it the highest-grossing restaurant in the United States.
  • World Trade Center - Devwiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.kaltura.com [Source type: News]

^ This is an Islamic Jihadist movement that has been organized since the early 1990s, declared war on the United States twice, in ‘96 and ‘98.

.The tower was a collaboration between Studio Daniel Libeskind and Skidmore, Owings and Merrill architect David Childs.^ Building Seven was not included in the original World Trade Center master plan by Daniel Libeskind , but was designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill under the leadership of David Childs, who largely redesigned the Freedom Tower .
  • 7 World Trade Center (2006), New York, New York - Archiplanet 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.archiplanet.org [Source type: News]

^ David M. Childs, FAIA of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill L.L.P., working with glass artist and designer James Carpenter, has used natural light and reflectivity to create a shimmering animated façade whose appearance is quietly transformed with the changing patterns of sunlight and weather.
  • Seven World Trade Center, New York City, U.S.A. | Emporis.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.emporis.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Previously: Fighting Over How Things Look (Traditionally Speaking) Disputes between architects Daniel Libeskind and David Childs over the tower above the World Trade Center site are the latest chapter in a long history of architectural disputes.
  • World Trade Center - - ArtsJournal IssueTracks: Daily Arts News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.artsjournal.com [Source type: News]

[41] .Childs acted as the design architect and project manager for the tower, and Daniel Libeskind collaborated on the concept and schematic design.^ Building Seven was not included in the original World Trade Center master plan by Daniel Libeskind , but was designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill under the leadership of David Childs, who largely redesigned the Freedom Tower .
  • 7 World Trade Center (2006), New York, New York - Archiplanet 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.archiplanet.org [Source type: News]

^ NEWS UPDATE - OCTOBER 23rd, 2003 - I suppose this clash of egos and talents was inevitable: this article in today's NY Times states that Daniel Libeskind, master planner of the WTC site and David Childs, architect for the tower's developer, who are supposed to be collaborating, have reached an impasse on how the proposed world's tallest skyscraper should look.
  • World Trade Center - Memorial and Reconstruction Proposal - Plans and photographs of a proposal for the World Trade Center memorial and reconstruction in New York City. With links to other World Trade Center sites. 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.planetcast.com [Source type: General]

^ July, 2003 - Architect David Childs is chosen to design the Freedom Tower.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

[42]
.British architect Norman Foster designed Tower Two, also known as 200 Greenwich Street.^ Total planned buildings: Six Freedom Tower: Designed by David Childs Tower 2 (200 Greenwich St. Designed by Foster and Partners Tower 3 (175 Greenwich St. Designed by Richard Rogers Tower 4 (150 Greenwich St. Designed by Maki and Associates 7 World Trade Center: Opened May 2006 .
  • World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.mahalo.com [Source type: News]

^ July, 2003 - Architect David Childs is chosen to design the Freedom Tower.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ At least 200 people jumped to their deaths from the burning towers, landing on the streets and rooftops of adjacent buildings hundreds of feet below.
  • Sept 11, 2001 - World Trade Center, Remembering 9/11 | Clean Cut Media 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC blog.cleancutmedia.com [Source type: General]

.The building's distinctive slanted, diamond-shaped roof echoes Libeskind's original sketches for the building.^ Also surviving is the slanted roof that gives a spiraling sweep to the shape of the circle of the five skyscrapers, of descending height, called for in his master plan."
  • World Trade Center - - ArtsJournal IssueTracks: Daily Arts News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.artsjournal.com [Source type: News]

^ But instead of abandoning the project, Libeskind resdesigned the entire building, and claims that the cheaper version wound up being considerably better than the original.
  • World Trade Center - - ArtsJournal IssueTracks: Daily Arts News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.artsjournal.com [Source type: News]

.Richard Rogers Partnership designed Tower Three, or 175 Greenwich Street, which stands across Greenwich Street from the Memorial's two reflecting pools.^ Includes streets and sidewalks at Greenwich and Fulton streets, and the reflecting pool at the base of the Towers.
  • Analysis of Innovative Designs For the World Trade Center Site - Think Design 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.buildings.com [Source type: News]

^ The memorial also seems as if it will be fitting, with the reflecting pools & the footprints of the Twin Towers.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ The 3,000-square-foot space will feature models and renderings of "Reflecting Absence," the design for twin reflecting pools with cascading waterfalls where the trade center towers had stood, surrounded by nearly 3,000 victims' names.
  • 9/11 Memorial Preview Site Opening Near World Trade Center Site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.huffingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

.Maki and Associates designed Tower Four, also known as 150 Greenwich Street.^ Total planned buildings: Six Freedom Tower: Designed by David Childs Tower 2 (200 Greenwich St. Designed by Foster and Partners Tower 3 (175 Greenwich St. Designed by Richard Rogers Tower 4 (150 Greenwich St. Designed by Maki and Associates 7 World Trade Center: Opened May 2006 .
  • World Trade Center 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.mahalo.com [Source type: News]

^ The original plan called for a single 150-story tower, but this design was abandoned as impractical.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ The towers in the complex were designed by architect Minoru Yamasaki with Antonio Brittiochi and Emery Roth & Sons as associate architects.
  • World Trade Center - Devwiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.kaltura.com [Source type: News]

[43]
.Tower 5 was designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox and will stand where the Deutsche Bank building once stood.^ The rebuilding is intended to include five skyscrapers, a memorial with fountains in the footprint of the where the towers once stood, a mall, a transit hub and an arts center.
  • Panel Rebuffs Trade Center Developer - WSJ.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC online.wsj.com [Source type: General]

^ The twin towers were part of a seven-building complex designed by architect Minoru Yamasaki that covers eight city blocks.
  • World Trade Center Disaster Information 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.ussartf.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ June 27, 2006 - The design of the Freedom Tower is revised once again.
  • The Freedom Tower : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

.On June 22, 2007, the Port Authority announced that JP Morgan Chase will lease the 42-story building for its investment banking headquarters.^ The port authority has worked to secure the perimeter around the base of the building so the only way to attack the building is at a higher elevation -- such as an air attack.
  • CNN.com - Tod Rittenhouse: Why the World Trade Center collapsed - September 13, 2001 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC edition.cnn.com [Source type: News]

^ "World Trade Center" tells the story of two New York/New Jersey Port Authority police officers who were at Ground Zero.
  • Movie review: World Trade Center | Deseret News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.deseretnews.com [Source type: General]

^ Both buildings were developed by Larry Silverstein who holds a ground lease for the site from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
  • 7 World Trade Center conspiracy theories, Nick Lowe tonight - BrooklynVegan 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.brooklynvegan.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[44][45]
.7 World Trade Center stands off of Port Authority property.^ In 1998, plans were approved by the Port Authority to privatize the World Trade Center.
  • World Trade Center - Devwiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.kaltura.com [Source type: News]

^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
  • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
  • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

David Childs of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill designed the tower, which opened in May 2006.
View of Ground Zero from the 45th floor of the completed 7 World Trade Center in September 2006.

Construction

As of April 2008, progress on the construction of the redesigned site is as follows:
.
  • 1 World Trade Center – Construction began in April 2006; two years later, tower-foundation steel columns, concrete, and rebar had been installed.^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
    • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
    • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Two and a half years later, when taking a girlfriend for a date in NYC, we stayed at the Marriott World Trade Center attached to tower #2.
    • The World Trade Center - General Information - Financial District - New York, NY 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.yelp.com [Source type: General]

    .In 2006, the Port Authority took over from Silverstein Properties as the project's developer.^ Port Authority's development plans and starting over.
    • World Trade Center - - ArtsJournal IssueTracks: Daily Arts News 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.artsjournal.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Both buildings were developed by Larry Silverstein who holds a ground lease for the site from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
    • 7 World Trade Center conspiracy theories, Nick Lowe tonight - BrooklynVegan 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.brooklynvegan.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Now Silverstein has given the Port Authority two weeks to come to an agreement, or else he'll take the whole thing to arbitration .
    • worldtradecenter coverage by Gothamist 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC gothamist.com [Source type: News]

    .Tishman Construction Corporation is the construction manager.^ Tishman Construction Corporation of New York began work at the new 7 World Trade Center in 2002, soon after the site was cleared of debris.
    • 7 World Trade Center (2006), New York, New York - Archiplanet 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.archiplanet.org [Source type: News]

    ^ Tishman Realty & Construction managed construction of the building, which began in 1983.
    • 7 World Trade Center (2006), New York, New York - Archiplanet 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.archiplanet.org [Source type: News]

    ^ Henry H. Deutch, assistant to the chief structural engineer for construction manager Tishman Realty & Construction Co.
    • World Trade Center Disaster Information 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.ussartf.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    [46] .The estimated completion date is 2013.
  • 2 World Trade Center – Groundbreaking began in July 2008.[47]
  • 3 World Trade Center – Groundbreaking began in March 2008. In April 2008, excavation and preparations for foundation work took place.^ What to do with the building potentially places the World Trade Center organization at a crossroads.
    • Debate on the World Trade Center's future is renewed | New Orleans Business News - - NOLA.com 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.nola.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
    • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
    • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    [48]
  • .
  • 4 World Trade Center – Construction began in 2008.[49]
  • 5 World Trade Center – Construction began on January 1, 2009.[50] The Port Authority acts as the building's developer.^ In 1998, plans were approved by the Port Authority to privatize the World Trade Center.
    • World Trade Center - Devwiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.kaltura.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
    • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
    • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    [51]
  • .
  • 7 World Trade Center – Off of Port Authority land, the tower opened on May 23, 2006 and achieved LEED gold status.^ In 1998, plans were approved by the Port Authority to privatize the World Trade Center.
    • World Trade Center - Devwiki 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.kaltura.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Seven World Trade Center collapses.
    • The World Trade Center : World Trade Center, New York :: Glass Steel and Stone 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC glasssteelandstone.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It's called the World Trade Center after all.
    • Matthews advocated moving U.N. to World Trade Center site so that another terrorist attack would "force these guys to choose sides" | Media Matters for America 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    [52]
  • .
  • Memorial – Under construction.^ Builders say the first skyscraper will be completed by 2013; a transit hub, the memorial and a second tower are under construction.
    • 9/11 Memorial Preview Site Opening Near World Trade Center Site 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.huffingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

    [53]
  • .
  • Performing arts center – Construction will begin after 2010 since a temporary exit from the PATH station will occupy the site until then.^ This is the construction site now occupying “ground zero” in lower Manhattan.
    • world trade center site september 2007 on Flickr - Photo Sharing! 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC www.flickr.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ In the NYT, Ed Wyatt reports that the Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava has been selected to design the train station at the World Train Center site.
    • greg.org: world trade center memorial archives, by greg allen 31 January 2010 14:22 UTC greg.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Nothing will be built above ground for several years at the site of the World Trade Center because of the e xtensive underground construction that must be completed first.

    [54]

Planned rebuilding gallery

See also

References

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