Boston — And Franklin Park — No Longer Candidates to Host Olympics

Multiple media outlets are reporting that Boston will no longer be considered as the U.S. city being put forward to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

As far as Jamaica Plain impacts, the latest plan had Franklin Park hosting equestrian events and the pentathlon. Jamaica Plain residents played a strong role in organizing opposition to Boston’s bid on grounds of it bringing undemocratic forces into play in neighborhood decisions, amid other concerns.

For more, please click through to WGBH.

Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics is over.

Read more at: wgbhnews.org

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