Well, hello: construction started yesterday at the World Trade Center Memorial. Aside from those pesky architectural revisions, designer Michael Arad's near-certain midterm breakdown, 16 forthcoming Steve Cuozzo op-eds, and the mere $170 million that remains to be raised, WTC foundation spokespeople promise "on track" completion in September 2009. Mmmhmm. We believe.
· Dig Starts at WTC Shrine [NYPost]