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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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Boston 2024 Gets Blessing From USOC, Orders to Raise Poll Numbers

The troubled bid to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston received a major boost on Tuesday when the United States Olympic Committee dismissed speculation that […]

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Marty Walsh Got Some Big Ideas in Colorado

Mayor Marty Walsh has been in Colorado this week to participate in the Aspen Ideas Festival. What’s that, you ask? It’s kind of like summer camp […]

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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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Beacon Hill Leaders Welcome Bid 2.0, Need Time to Digest it

Beacon Hill’s Big Three said at a press conference on Monday that they welcomed the latest iteration of Boston 2024’s bid as a host city […]

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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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Boston 2024 Boosters Set to Present Bid 2.0 on Monday

Local business and civic leaders have struggled mightily since January to win over a pessimistic public, a skeptical local media, and a poker faced Beacon […]

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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 […]