World Trade Center site
David Velazquez had been security director for The Durst Organization, which took over security of the tower in January.
A Wisconsin woman was arrested Sunday, after she allegedly tried to get into the 9/11 Memorial with a gun.
When Bloomberg took office in January 2002, the World Trade Center site was still smoldering and there was doubt the city could recover. He says now the era of “post-9/11 uncertainty” is over.
The mayor said Monday control should remain with the National September 11 Memorial & Museum foundation.
Almost 300 miles from Ground Zero in the rolling hills of southeast Pennsylvania, the Flight 93 memorial is taking shape in Shanksville.
Those who were taken on 9/11 no longer live with us but on this tenth anniversary, we can proudly say, they live within us.
Years from now, will the words “ground zero” still be used by New Yorkers to describe the World Trade Center site? Some say it’s time to move past using those words, because the site is no longer a disaster zone.