Category Archives: World Trade Center

From the Rice Fields of Asia to the WTC

By Krista Didzbalis and Ryan Stolz, Media Relations Staff Usually found in the fields of Asia, a real rice paddy—yes, you read that right—is now sitting in the heart of downtown Manhattan, connecting the world’s most widely grown food source … Continue reading

Posted in Oculus, The Oculus, Uncategorized, World Trade Center, World Trade Center Redevelopment, World Trade Center Transportation Oculus, WTC

Forging a PATH for Women

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Clarelle DeGraffe wanted to be an engineer since she was five years old. Little did the Haitian-born DeGraffe know that 29 years after she joined the Port Authority as a civil engineer, she would … Continue reading

Posted in Construction, Engineering, EWR, Hudson River, Kennedy Airport, NY/NJ region, PATH, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, The Oculus, Uncategorized, Women's History Month, World Trade Center, World Trade Center Redevelopment, World Trade Center Transportation Oculus, WTC, WTC PATH station

A Day of Celebration for Port Authority Women

By Abigail Goldring, Media Relations Staff In 2015, Denise Berger noticed something was missing at the Port Authority. Berger, Chief of Operations for the Engineering Department, wanted to recognize the exceptional work women were performing at the Port Authority, and … Continue reading

Posted in International Women's Day, PANYNJ, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Uncategorized, Women's History Month, World Trade Center