Another Day Older and Farther Behind

A small story with broad implications: the other shrouded building at Ground Zero, CUNY’s Fiterman Hall, won’t be torn down anytime soon. The Daily News reported over the long weekend that the state Dormitory Authority rejected all bids for its demolition because they did not fully address environmental issues. Silverstein Properties has blamed the Barclay Street eyesore for slow renting at 7 World Trade Center, which is across the street.

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