"It'll be a great place if they ever finish it." - O. Henry
Saturday, August 27, 2005
One of the cool things about seeing workers tear up the streets -- especially downtown -- is peering into all the layers of history hidden just below the surface. Look at all that aged brick and worn-away metal and twisted old-fashioned pipes! And I'm going to assume those sand bags are recent additions, and not the vintage variety ... I snapped this at Cortlandt Street, just up from ground zero.