Former Boston 2024 bid leader Steve Pagliuca has been appointed to the Board of Los Angeles 2024 to advise on "strategic planning and financing".
Boston 2024 abandoned their ill-fated bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics with a shortfall of more than $4 million (£2.5 million/€3.5 million) in outstanding payroll obligations and unpaid invoices, it has been reported locally, although sources close to the bid have disputed the validity of the report.
Boston's bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics is officially over after the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) decided today that it could no longer continue supporting it, although they claimed they remain committed to finding a city to put forward.
Boston 2024 and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has faced another challenging day in its battle to resurrect the city's faltering bid to host the Olympics and Paralympics, being accused of inconsistencies between its public and private utterances, as well as of having given Massachusetts State Governor Charlie Baker an "ultimatum" over pledging his support.
Boston 2024 have been accused of "drunken optimism" in elements of their Olympic and Paralympic bid in a fierce and outspoken television debate this evening between bid representatives and opposition figures.
Boston 2024 bid leader Steve Pagliuca has claimed there is “no scope” for cost increases of venues following the unveiling of their revamped $4.6 billion (£2.9 billion/€4 billion) plan but has not ruled out further changes being made.
United States Olympic Committee (USOC) officials have firmly endorsed Boston's under fire 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid today, hailing "remarkable progress" made over the last five weeks and predicting public support will rise over coming months.
Boston 2024 "Bid 2.0" puts sustainability and community benefits at its heart in attempt to win over local public
Boston 2024 made its pitch to the local population today, unveiling a revamped $4.6 billion (£2.9 billion/€4 billion) plan, which, they claim, will bring wider benefits for the city, including housing, jobs and new transportation infrastructure.
Boston Celtics TD Garden to stage basketball and gymnastics if Boston hosts 2024 Olympics and Paralympics
TD Garden has been proposed as the host of the Olympic and Paralympic basketball and gymnastics events while Squantum Point Park will stage beach volleyball should Boston be successful in their 2024 bid, it has been announced.
Boston’s under pressure bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games has suffered another setback following a new poll which revealed that 49 per cent of the population are in opposition of the event coming to the city.
Steve Pagliuca, the new chairman of Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, has claimed concerns over the bid's budget will soon "fade into the background" and that the end of the city's harshest winter in over a century will lead an increase in support for the campaign.
Steve Pagliuca has been named the successor to John Fish as chairman of the Boston 2024 Bid Committee.
Boston 2024 are set to replace chairman John Fish with Bain Capital executive and Boston Celtics co-owner Steve Pagliuca in a leadership shake-up, it has been reported.