130 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10006
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The Port Authority is offering to facilitate construction or to assemble a team to take over construction on the stalled project.
Construction firm Skanska has ordered subcontractors to cease work until further notice.
Tour the inside of the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine amid its construction.
The lease runs until 2215 with an option for the church to purchase the site at any time.
Fritz Koenig’s sculpture, which once sat between the original Twin Towers, now has a permanent home within the World Trade Center’s elevated park.
Originally located at 155 Cedar Street, the Greek Orthodox Church was destroyed on 9/11, and it’s been a pretty uphill climb getting it rebuilt. For one, the church had to be relocated to be within the newly completed Liberty Park.
It hasn’t been a quick journey for this slow-to-rise church, designed by starchitect (and Oculus creator) Santiago Calatrava, but at least one crucial part of the building is in place.