Behind the Post-9/11 Transformation of the Financial District
New York City, NY
WNYC – The September 11 attacks destroyed 13 million square feet of office
space in Lower Manhattan. That, and two recessions, led to a loss of
16,000 jobs south of Chambers Street, according to a report
from the Alliance of Downtown New York. And yet the area has remained
lively, as more and more people have chosen to make their homes there. Matthew Scheuerman reports.
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