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PATH Stations Eaten By Sandy To Finally Reopen This Weekend

Two years after Sandy stomped the hell out of our public transit, two long-closed PATH stations are finally reopening: The Exchange Place and World Trade Center stations will re- open tomorrow after needed signal upgrades forced them to shutter on weekends for nearly a year. [ more › ]

PATH stations reopening after Sandy repairs

PATH's Exchange Place and World Trade Center stations reopen this weekend after nearly a year without weekend service because of Superstorm Sandy repairs and signal upgrades. The Port Authority of... To view the full story, click the title link.

PATH stations reopening after Sandy repairs

PATH's Exchange Place and World Trade Center stations will soon reopen on weekends after nearly a year of Superstorm Sandy repairs and signal upgrades. Service will resume starting the weekend of... To view the full story, click the title link.

A tower of dispute

Re "What do you think of 1 World Trade Center?" (online poll, CrainsNewYork.com): It's a magnificent building and really stands out in the beautiful New York skyline. The entire project shows the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Insanely Over Budget: WTC Transit Hub Is Now $4 Billion & Looks Cheap

               Once upon a time, there was incredible excitement for the soaring World Trade Center transportation hub designed by Santiago Calatrava. Now, it's considered a bloated boondoggle, and the NY Times sticks a few more nails in the coffin: "The price tag is approaching $4 billion, almost twice the estimate when plans were unveiled in 2004. Show More Summary

It's OK To Say It: 1 WTC Kind Of Sucks

New York Times architecture critic Michael Kimmelman wrote what many of us have been thinking since we began watching the obelisk of tinted SUV windows rise out of Lower Manhattan: 1 World Trade Center is a boring, "monomaniacal" corporate monument. A pointy Duane Reade. A cellophane'd turkey sandwich. A Sharper Image toothpick. [ more › ]

Empire State Building: Still Top of the Heat

In September 2001, just a few days after the World Trade Center was destroyed, I found myself outside a Broadway theater, looking up at what was, once again, the tallest building in New York. But it was a foggy night, and for a split second, part of the Empire State Building disappeared from view. Show More Summary

1 World Trade Center Window Washers Doing Well After Scary Scaffolding Mishap

  The Port Authority has stopped all window washing operations at One World Trade Center after yesterday's scary incident where two window washers were left dangling from the 69th floor after a cable snapped. The Port Authority is investigating why the one of four cables broke, leading to a heart-stopping sight. [ more › ]

Dangling workers rescued from World Trade Center

New York City firefighters have cut window glass and rescued two window washers trapped on scaffolding dangling 69 stories up the side of 1 World Trade Center. The fire department says the workers... To view the full story, click the title link.

2 Window Washers Dangling Near 67th Floor Of 1 WTC

Two window washers are currently stranded more than 60 floors up at 1 World Trade Center. According to an NYPD spokeswoman, the cable snapped at around 12:42 this afternoon near the 67th and 68th floors. [ more › ]

Two window washers hanging from side of World Trade Center

Two window-washers were hanging from safety harnesses on the side of New York City's 1 World Trade Center on Wednesday afternoon after a scaffold broke, officials said.

Workers trapped on scaffolding at WTC site

The Fire Department says it's been called to the World Trade Center site, where one or two workers are reportedly stuck on scaffolding that's about 50 stories above street level. The incident was... To view the full story, click the title link.

$1.4B Fulton Center subway hub opens

"We did it!" The words of the lead engineer on the new Fulton Center punctuated more than a decade of work Sunday to create the primary transit link between the rebuilt World Trade Center and the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Silverstein mulls expansion of office-suite arm

World Trade Center developer Silverstein Properties is mulling an expansion of its unit that provides temporary offices for the city's burgeoning numbers of tech and digital media startups. A venture... To view the full story, click the title link.

WTC developer mulls expansion of office-suite arm

World Trade Center developer Silverstein Properties is mulling an expansion of its unit that provides temporary offices for the city's burgeoning numbers of tech and digital media startups. A venture... To view the full story, click the title link.

Conde Nast Employees At 1 World Trade Center Mostly Okay With Being There

  Yesterday, 1 World Trade Center opened its doors to the first wave of Conde Nast employees who will be occupying floors 20 through 44. Here's a sampling of how they feel: [ more › ]

11 Excellent Spots to Grab Lunch Near One World Trade Center

Here's a spread from Hudson Eats. This week, people started filing in to work at One World Trade Center. Where will the neighborhood's many new employees go to eat lunch? There's Hudson Eats, of course, as well as other great options like Khe-Yo, Blue Smoke, and Mulberry & Vine. Show More Summary

Back in business: the World Trade Center re-opens

Credits: EWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Alt Text: World Trade Center After 13 years and nearly $4bn, the tallest and 'safest' skyscraper in America is finally occupied First Reaction Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 3:40pm New York City's World Trade...Show More Summary

World Trade Center reopens for business

Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center has opened for business—marking an emotional milestone for both New Yorkers and the nation. Some staffers of... To view the full story, click the title link.

1 World Trade Center reopens for business

Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center is again opening for business—marking an emotional milestone for both New Yorkers and the nation. Publishing... To view the full story, click the title link.

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