Rio Mayor Marcelo Crivella has opened part of the Barra da Tijuca Olympic Park to the public after renovations were completed.
Names of all athletes who earned medals at Rio 2016 have been inscribed on a "Wall of Champions" unveiled in the main Olympic and Paralympic Park in Barra de Tijuca.
A 26-kilometre road between the Rio 2016 Olympic clusters in Barra and Deodoro has been inaugurated in the Brazilian city ahead of the Games.
A new road to the main venue cluster for the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics will help cut journey times by up to 60 per cent, it has been claimed.
Rio 2016 organisers have confirmed that the preliminary water polo matches at this year’s Olympic Games will take place at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre.
Rio 2016 has announced the rescheduling of a cycling test event to allow more time for the track to be laid at their under-construction velodrome.
The Rio de Janeiro City Government have claimed that the Barra Olympic Park is 95 per cent complete as 2015 draws to a close.
Work by leading artist Adriana Varejão will adorn venues during next Summer's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in order to showcase Brazilian culture and traditions, it has been announced.
Brazilian players have hailed the Rio 2016 Olympic Tennis Centre following the completion of the Brazil Mastercup tournament at the venue.
The Rio 2016 Barra Olympic Park, which is set to host 16 Olympic and nine Paralympic sports, is "more than 90 per cent complete" according to the host city’s Government.