9/11


Rebuilding of Church Lost in 9/11 Attacks to Resume

NEW YORK (AP) Two years after a lack of funds halted construction of a marble-clad Greek Orthodox church at New York's World Trade Center site, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Greek Orthodox officials announced plans to resume construction with the goal of finishing the rebuilding by the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of Sept....


Rebuilding Work Continues, More Than 18 Years After 9/11

NEW YORK (AP) More than 18 years, the rubble left by the destruction of the World Trade Center has given way to a gleaming new complex of office towers, a museum, a transit hub and a memorial that draws millions of visitors each year....


WTC Subway Station Reopens for First Time Since 9/11 Attacks

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City subway station has reopened for the first time since it was destroyed in the World Trade Center attack 17 years ago. Cheers erupted as the first train rolled into the new WTC Cortlandt station at noon Sept....


9/11 Visitor Education Center Plays a Part in Arlington National Cemetery Southern Expansion Plan

The Pentagon Memorial Fund has been working closely in partnership with Arlington National Cemetery to determine the future site of the Pentagon Memorial Visitor Education Center. The site is part of the Cemetery's plan to develop a 70-acre area called the southern expansion, which includes the Air Force Memorial, part of Columbia Pike and some undeveloped adjacent areas....


Time-Lapse Video Follows Flight 93 Memorial's Construction Journey

A time-lapse video spanning eight years shows the construction of portions of the Flight 93 National Memorial, as well as the site's Tower of Voices, located in Shanksville, Pa. The video by EarthCam uses more than 275,000 images to document eight years' worth of progress of the projects that make up the memorial, TribLive reported....


Construction Temporarily Stopped at Church Destroyed on 9/11

NEW YORK (AP) — Construction on a Greek Orthodox church to replace one that was crushed in the Sept. 11 attacks has been temporarily suspended amid rising costs and questions over how donations have been managed....


Delayed 9/11 Memorial in Long Island Receives Construction Contract

Town officials say a Sept. 11 memorial in Long Island that has been delayed for two years is now scheduled to open by next spring. The Oyster Bay Town Board approved a contract earlier this month to build the Syosset memorial park, which will include two beams from the former World Trade Center....


Ground Breaks at Tower of Voices Memorial for Flight 93

Flight 93 National Memorial broke ground during a “Soundbreaking” event Sept. 10 in conjunction with the Families and Friends of Flight 93 and the National Park Foundation. The construction of the Tower of Voices in Shanksville, Pa., will stretch 93 ft....






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