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There she is a lady liberty isn't she beautiful people I spoke do you say they are absolutely thrilled that they're able to visit.
The statue of liberty once again isn't she a sight for sore eyes after twelve days of being closed due to the federal government shut down.
Lady liberty is once again welcoming visitors.
-- that yeah we are.
The State of New York will now be paying a little more than 61000.
Dollars a -- to keep liberty island national park open.
Governor Andrew Cuomo has -- the law also lady liberty -- New York millions of dollars.
Just on the economics of the matter it makes obvious sense for us to pay for the cost of operation.
Which paled in comparison to the amount of money win now -- him.
Due to the shut down and superstars sandy the statue of liberty has only been open for 89 -- this year.
It's been especially tough on workers and vendors.
-- -- -- -- Really bad two weeks it's been very -- -- -- -- reopened.
Fate of those have been hit speaking unhappy that's -- sightseers are feeling.
During the shut down more than 160000.
People were denied entry.
Visitors who had tickets during those seats can now read -- them -- and then what do you think.
Also blew hot and yes Rick -- you think -- forget this birthday.
-- who could forget this site the state will pay operating costs for liberty island through October 17.
How are Cuomo says if the shutdown is still not resolved by then the state -- right away to keep liberty Eileen oh.
Think we're New Yorkers that's what we do we're not gonna let you close the statue of liberty.
How -- born and raised your New York I hate to admit this it is pretty embarrassing this is my first time ever visiting lady liberty and I can tell you.
It was worth the wait reporting from liberty island -- is around -- exciting news.
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