Remembering 9/11 by looking to the future

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Though the official 9/11 commemoration ceremonies were scaled back this year, World Trade Center passersby were surrounded by visual cues of the anniversary. Top right, a bagpiper marched along Cedar Street among hundreds that were paying their respects. Top and bottom left, respectively: Onlookers admire the 9/11 Tribute in Light from the rooftop of the Battery Parking Garage, and commuters catch a glimpse of the lights, which dominated Lower Manhattan’s sky at dusk. Bottom right, an imprint of the American flag painted on the crosswalk of Barclay Street at Church Street.