New York Magazine reports the Freedom Tower design was dead long before NYPD put the nail in the coffin because it was uninsurable.
“Ray Kelly upped the level of security he wanted late in the game, but we all knew there were problems with West Street,” says the source, referring to the potential for terrorists to sidle up the highway with a bomb. “Nobody will insure it.”
The article which says its source is somebody in the Pataki administration notes the governor should have been aware of this.
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