Guy Tozzoli

The final section of the spire sits on top of One World Trade Center on May 10, 2013.  (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

NY AG To Investigate Deal That Let Non-Profit Buy WTC Naming Rights For $10

The non-profit World Trade Center Association got the naming rights without the approval of the Port Authority’s board or executive director, according to the governor’s office.


One World Trade Center stands among other buildings on June 18, 2013. (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Port Authority Pays Thousands To Use World Trade Center Name

A published report this weekend said the Port Authority of New York and Jersey sold the naming rights of the World Trade Center to a nonprofit more than a quarter century ago for $10, and is now paying thousands of dollars a year to use the name.