2024 Olympics

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Boston 2024 Says It’ll Be ‘the Most Insured Games in Olympic History’

Update: Thursday, 11:44 a.m. — No Boston Olympics has released a statement responding to Boston 2024’s insurance plan:  Boston 2024’s proposed insurance has Olympic-sized gaps that […]

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Boston 2024 Says It Will Release Sought-After Bid Chapters Next Week

Facing pressure from Mayor Marty Walsh and a potential siege of subpoenas from both Boston and Cambridge‘s city councils, Boston 2024 organizers say they will […]

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Tito Jackson’s Move to Subpoena Boston 2024 Blocked by Bill Linehan

Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson’s attempt to subpoena Boston 2024 for chapters 5 and 6 of the original bid book was blocked Wednesday by a procedural […]

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City Councilor Tito Jackson Files for Subpoena to Obtain Boston 2024 Chapters

Update: Monday, 2:13 p.m. — The City Council will vote on Jackson’s subpoena order at Wednesday’s meeting. If successful, the subpoena would order Boston 2024 CEO Rich […]

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Cambridge City Councilor Wants to Subpoena Boston 2024 into Releasing Info

City officials on both sides of the Charles River are growing impatient with Boston 2024. A day before Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson will announce […]

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How the DCR Signed Over Castle Island to Boston 2024 with a Rubber Stamp

Castle Island is an under-appreciated South Boston treasure. There’s a good chance it inspired Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Cask of Amontillado.” It’s home to long-dormant […]

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New Poll: Little Has Changed for Boston 2024, and Time’s A-Wastin’

Even after a month filled with venue announcements and the long-awaited unveiling of Bid 2.0, public support for the Boston 2024 Olympic bid hasn’t changed […]

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The Inconvenient Truth About Olympic Highway Lanes

Just two months before Boston submitted its bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics to the United States Olympic Committee, Norway pulled out of bidding for […]

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Before & After: How Might Boston 2024’s Bid 2.0 Transform the City?

Boston 2024 unveiled its “Bid 2.0” Monday morning, with new details on financing and insuring the bid to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Massachusetts—and of […]

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Boston 2024 Unveils Bid 2.0 with Some Questions Still Unanswered

Boston 2024 leaders unveiled the second iteration of its Olympic bid at the Boston Convention and Events Center on Monday after its “proof-of-concept” first draft faced […]

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Here’s Everything We Learned About Boston 2024 from City Hall’s Emails, Part II

City Hall has released all emails between between Mayor Marty Walsh’s chief of staff Dan Koh and Boston 2024 organizers, fulfilling the third of three crowdfunded […]

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Boston 2024’s Davey, No Boston Olympics’ Dempsey Clash in Radio Debate

Representatives of both sides of the debate over bringing the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston stopped by WBZ-AM 1030’s Nightside Tuesday to spar over the beleaguered […]

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No Boston Olympics Releases Financial Information, Donors

Opposition group No Boston Olympics has released a quarterly report detailing its finances, after pressure from Mayor Marty Walsh and State Senate President Stan Rosenberg, as well […]

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Playing Nice: Are the Olympics Eroding Our Civility?

Late last night, a female journalist was called a word too often used to demean women and (futilely) invalidate their opinions. That this journalist was the tendentious Shirley […]

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Boston 2024’s Pagliuca, Mayor Walsh Grilled on Transportation at TD Garden Announcement

Boston 2024 formally announced TD Garden as a venue in its so-called Bid 2.0, hosting Olympic and Paralympic men and women’s basketball finals, as well […]