1,776-Foot Design Is Unveiled for World Trade Center Tower. Gov. George E. Pataki said. "This is not just a building. This is a symbol of New York. This is a symbol of America. This is a symbol of freedom." He later said, "And to Al Qaeda, start gassing up your planes now ... we just gave you a new target." ... okay, he really didn't say that last part, but he might as well have. We'll talk to George Maziarz about this on Monday.