With the news that Boston has cancelled its 2024 Olympic bid, residents of Toronto are once again faced with the prospect of the city levelling up its PanAm Games game to the Olympic scale.
Recent polls suggest that 61 percent of Torontonians would support the city’s bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. This groundswell of support seems to spring largely from the city’s endorphin rush at having survived a major sporting event without terrible incident. By and large, the city has escaped unscathed. As Toronto Star columnist Bruce Arthur noted, “The HOV lanes were not a catastrophe. The cost …read more
Source: Ottawa Citizen