9/11 Empty Sky Memorial opens to visitors

JERSEY CITY - The Empty Sky Memorial at Liberty State Park in Jersey City opened to visitors today ahead of the 10-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

The memorial lists 746 names of New Jersey residents who were killed in the attacks on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon or aboard Flight 93 which crashed in a field in Pennsylvania.

The $12 million sculpture was designed to evoke the Twin Towers.

The memorial's name comes from the Bruce Springsteen song "Empty Sky."

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