Take Two for July 5, 2013

Statue of Liberty officially reopens after Superstorm Sandy damage

She's open for visitors again.

Reena Rose Sibayan /The Jersey Journal/Landov

She's open for visitors again.

Joel Rose

The Statue of Liberty survived Sandy unscathed, but Liberty Island remains closed indefinitely as workers remove mud and debris.


Liberty Island has been closed the last eight months due to damages caused by Superstorm Sandy. But with the help of service rangers all the way from Alaska and California, the Statue of Liberty reopened to the public just in time for yesterday's Fourth of July celebrations.

Park Service Ranger John Warren joins the show today.


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