A Very Bad Bet

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NY’s Silverstein Properties Bets $2.2B On China Free Trade Zone

Wall Street Journal

Silverstein Seeks New Debt Deal for WTC Complex

The Record

9/11 outrage

Staten Island Advance | AP

National Sept. 11 Museum set for May opening

Los Angeles Times

Letters: For the 9/11 story, a hefty fee

Daily Mail (UK) | AP

Haunting exhibits recalling the grief and terror of 9/11 unveiled…

The Record

The Record: The bi-state toll

The Record

Proposed N.J. bill would require Port Authority panel to examine ethical issues

New York Times

Christie Linked to Knowledge of Shut Lanes

New York Times

Chris Christie’s Office Targets Former Ally in a Memo

New York Daily News

Put Christie under oath

Curbed NY

World Trade Center Fence Finally Coming Down After 13 Years

Bloomberg News

Time Inc. Said to Weigh Leaving NYC Time & Life Building

New York Times

Lower Manhattan Landlords Compete for BNY Mellon

2014-01-27T23:31:17+00:00 January 27th, 2014|Vol. 3, No. 4 —|

Unholy Alliances

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Hudson High Jinks: 2 States, 1 Port Authority, Lots Of Politics

CRAIN’S New York Business

Breaking up the Port Authority is hard to do

The Record

Port Authority study favored politically connected builder for Hoboken redevelopment

CRAIN’S New York Business

9/11 Museum to charge $24 admission fee

Statement of 9/11 Parents & Families of Firefighters and WTC Victims

Admission Fee of $24 dollars at 9/11 Museum is a DISGRACE…


9/11 victims’ family group criticizes memorial museum fee

PetaPixel | Blog

Photo Series Focuses on the Expressions of Visitors at the WTC Site

Gizmodo | Blog

Photos Of Tourists Staring At The World Trade Center Are Weirdly Riveting

2014-01-20T12:50:58+00:00 January 20th, 2014|Vol. 3, No. 3 —|

The Domino Effect

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The Record

Opinion: Time to dismantle the ‘Empire on the Hudson’

New York Sun

How Christie Can Rescue His Presidential Hopes: Sell the George Washington Bridge

New York Daily News

Cuomo’s Port Authority problem

New York Sun

Christie’s Chance

New York Times

Letter: Port Authority Politics


Bridge scandal update: Port Authority answers questions posed
by U.S. Senate committee

New York Times

Port Authority’s Chairman May Be the Next to Topple

The Record

GWB probe enlists legal muscle: Respected prosecutor in
Blagojevich corruption case

The Real Deal

3 WTC snags $340M in financing from state program


World Trade Systems PLC : Schumer Announces Final Federal Hurdle Cleared in Securing $340M in Federal Bonds Necessary for Financing ‘3 World Trade’ Construction; Move Clears…


Port Authority Sets $1 Billion Muni Deal Amid Bridge Scandal

Business Wire | Press Release

Fitch Rates Port Authority of New York & New Jersey’s Consolidated Bonds ‘AA-‘

ABC News

NYC Mayor Wants Feds to Support Sept. 11 Museum

Huffington Post

9/11 Museum To Seek Funds From Bill De Blasio>
As Mayor Hopes For Federal Assistance

Commercial Observer

The City’s Tallest Building, at Hudson Yards?


World Trade Center Progress Report: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

The Atlantic Cities

One of Spain’s Biggest Architectural Boondoggles Just Keeps Getting Worse

New York Post

High-tech LEDs turning NYC skyline into a lightshow

2014-01-19T17:04:17+00:00 January 19th, 2014|Vol. 3, No. 2 —|

“How Did This Happen?”

NY Post Cover 1/10/14

New York Post

Port Authority rife with ugly politics

At Governor Christie’s press conference on Thursday, he said that he keeps asking himself: “How did this happen?” The Post piece by Nicole Gelinas, the most knowledgeable of journalists when it comes to the Port Authority, gives a good answer to that question. But the Twin Towers Alliance has heard that same question over and over again in relation to the redevelopment of the World Trade Center and has used the word rancid many times to describe what officials have done at Ground Zero. Read more…

New York Times

Top Christie Staff Sought Lane Closings as Revenge

New York Magazine

Chris Christie’s Goons Really Did Cause a Traffic Jam As Revenge


Chris Christie: I Had No Idea My Top Aides Were Involved In Payback Politics!

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Christie looks to recover after bridge snafu

New York Magazine

Chris Christie’s Other Enemy in Fort Lee

New York Times

Lane Closings Scandal Shows Agency’s Status as 2 Warring Fiefs

Related: The Record |”Port Authority breaks silence on George Washington Bridge delays

BTW- As a matter of fairness, what are we to think when the media uses “before” pictures of someone who has lost a lot of weight? Why is it that so many in the media just can’t take their thumb off the scale?

NJ Spotlight

Embattled Port Authority Still Fighting Toll Hike Lawsuit

Associated Press

NY residents sue over World Trade Center security

New York Post

Lawyer’s claim: WTC security ‘doesn’t benefit anyone’

Wall Street Journal | Subscription

Office Rents Return to 2008 Rates

2014-01-06T13:32:10+00:00 January 6th, 2014|Vol. 3, No. 1 —|