NYC Mayor Says Work on 9/11 Museum Has Stalled

Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 05:23 PM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says work on a planned museum at the World Trade Center has ground to a halt because of a money dispute, and there is now "no chance" it will open on time this year.

The museum commemorating the 9/11 attacks is scheduled to open this September on the 11th anniversary of the attack.

But in recent months the foundation that oversees the memorial has been fighting with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey over who is responsible for paying for millions of dollars in infrastructure costs.

Thursday marked the first time that the mayor and other officials have acknowledged that the dispute had erased any chance of the museum opening on time.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

House Panel to Meet With Safety Regulators on Takata Air Bags

Friday, 24 Oct 2014 12:44 PM

The U.S. House committee looking into the defective air bags made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp will hold an initial  . . .

Disputed Oklahoma Ten Commandments Statue Smashed

Friday, 24 Oct 2014 12:02 PM

Authorities say someone drove across the Oklahoma Capitol lawn and knocked over a Ten Commandments monument that a group . . .

'Honey Boo Boo' Axed After Reports Mother Dating Sex Offender

Friday, 24 Oct 2014 11:59 AM

US reality TV channel TLC said Friday it's pulling the plug on Here Comes Honey Boo Boo amid reports that one of its a . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved