Vehicular Security Center
|Vehicular Security Center|
Entrance, seen in September 2018
|Location||150 Liberty Street|
Manhattan, New York City
|Opened||2017(Liberty Park completed)|
($743 million in 2018 dollars)
|Owner||Port Authority of New York and New Jersey|
|Height||25 ft (7.6 m) (above street-level)|
The World Trade Center Vehicle Security Center and Tour Bus Parking Facility, or simply the Vehicular Security Center (VSC), is a secure complex for truck delivery and underground parking at the World Trade Center. The entrance to the VSC is located at street-level along the southern edge of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on Liberty Street. The VSC is connected via tunnels that feed the entire 16-acre (65,000 m2) WTC complex, linking the security checkpoint at its entrance with the buildings and services at the complex requiring vehicular services. Underground garages provide parking for tenants, visitors, and tour buses.
Liberty Park, an elevated 1-acre (4,000 m2) park, is on the roof of the VSC. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, which was destroyed during the September 11 attacks, will also be rebuilt in Liberty Park above the VSC.
Five World Trade Center was planned to be built adjacent to the southern edge of the VSC and Liberty Park, on the site of the former Deutsche Bank Building. As of 2014, the Port Authority does not plan to proceed with construction of the building until tenants are found.
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