Category Archives: Twin Towers

World Trade Center:  Lower Manhattan Gets a Living Wall…Literally

By Lenis Rodrigues and Rudy King, Media Relations Staff Some walls protect people while others create boundaries.  Some walls decay eventually and crumble into ruin.  But the “Living Wall” at Liberty Park, designed as a piece of serenity in an … Continue reading

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WTC: A Rubik’s Cube of Collaboration

By Judith Dupré, Portfolio Guest Blogger One World Trade Center boasts some staggering statistics—the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, the fastest elevators in the Americas and the strongest concrete ever used, among many record-busters. It is the most advanced … Continue reading

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Port Authority History: The 23rd Anniversary of the 1993 World Trade Center Bombing

Edited by Roz Hamlett, Portfolio Editor For the last 22 years, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has marked the anniversary of the Feb. 26, 1993 World Trade Center bombing with a commemorative Mass at St. Peter’s … Continue reading

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