Governor Cuomo Lights World Trade Center to Honor Victims of Earthquake in Italy
August 25, 2016--New York City--This evening, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has directed the lights of One World Trade Center's 408-foot spire to be displayed in the green, white and red colors of the Italian flag to honor victims of the earthquake in Italy.
Italy’s influence touches every community across New York – from its vibrant culture to the more than 2.7 million Italian Americans who call the Empire State their home. New York and Italy are more than allies. We are family. (Kevin P. Coughlin/Office of the Governor)