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Elevated Park Planned for World Trade Center

The World Trade Center’s “best-kept secret” has been revealed. As reported by the New York Times, the Port Authority released details on what will be “Liberty Park,” an acre-sized, elevated park lifted 25 feet above Liberty Street on the WTC site. Planned for completion in 2015, the $50 million landscaped terrace will connect the financial district with Battery Park City, while providing a panoramic view of the National September 11 Memorial and serving as a forecourt for the new St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. More information on Liberty Park can be found here

Cite:Karissa Rosenfield. "Elevated Park Planned for World Trade Center" 26 Nov 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/452163/elevated-park-planned-for-world-trade-center/>