Day 634

9/11 memorial #167

September 24th, 2013

The Rockaways were hit particularly hard by 9/11, with a disproportionately high number of residents killed in the attacks. In an expression of the peninsula's collective grief, this formerly vacant lot was transformed into Tribute Park, with a number of monuments to the victims and a clear view of the altered downtown skyline across the waters of Jamaica Bay.

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