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14 years after 9/11, watch One World Trade Center rise at Ground Zero in NYC

I’m sure you remember exactly where you were on that sunny fall morning in 2001 when the planes hit the towers in New York. Think how much life has changed since that day, and think how long it’s taken to build something new on that site — about a decade from when they first broke ground. Now One World Trade Center is finally open; tenants started moving in last November. Watch this time-lapse of the new building rising from the ashes of Ground Zero:




About John Fisher

John is a Midwest native who started his Northwest radio career in 1992 after moving to Seattle from Chicago. He’s an avid cyclist, painter, traveler, foodie, and dog lover (Hazel and Gizmo, both shelter dogs.) He’s worked with various animal organizations including PAWS, Seattle Humane Society and Seattle Animal Shelter. John got a late start on fatherhood – he and his wife have a 5-year-old son named Dawson who already has a crush on Katy Perry.