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By a vote of 151 to 33, the Hungarian government approved Monday a bid by Budapest for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. Zsolt Borkai, head of Hungary’s Olympic Committee (MOB) said, “today’s vote has an important message:  sport brings people together and it is worth dealing with the idea or organizing the Olympic Games”. MOB […]

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Does anyone know what kind of bid Budapest will offer? What do they already have? What would they need to build for the Games? How is their transportation system? Etc.

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By a vote of 151 to 33, the Hungarian government approved Monday a bid by Budapest for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. Zsolt Borkai, head of Hungarys Olympic Committee (MOB) said, todays vote has an important message: sport brings people together and it is worth dealing with the idea or organizing the Olympic Games. MOB []

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Parliament or government approved 151 to 33? Ah, who cares about separation of powers in Orbánia anyway...

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Does anyone know what kind of bid Budapest will offer? What do they already have? What would they need to build for the Games? How is their transportation system? Etc.

Well they have modern facism so anything's possible. Hell, I even think that they are a favorite! <rolls eyes>

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Does anyone know what kind of bid Budapest will offer? What do they already have? What would they need to build for the Games? How is their transportation system? Etc.

Better version of Prague 2016, but I don't think they'll be shortlisted.

http://gamesbids.com/eng/featured/budapest-mayor-supports-2024-olympic-bid-expects-june-23-approval-in-municipal-vote/

He cited several completed developments, including the building of the Ludovika military academy, the Academy of Music, the Groupama Arena, the “Tuskecsarnok” sports arena, and sports facilities in the cities of Debrecen and Gyor. Other facilities under construction include the new Puskas Ferenc Stadium, and the aquatics complex to be built next to the Dagaly open-air spa in Budapest.

Other infrastructural developments have already been completed or will be by 2020, such as the metro line 4, lengthened tram routes, public utility and flood protection schemes, the Margaret Island and road repairs.

About venue plan, this is what I could find:

(in Hungarian, so beware :)) http://valasz.hu/itthon/budapesti-olimpia-terkepen-a-tervezett-helyszinek-113441

ORANGE sport venues

RED Olympic Village

LILIAC IBC-MPC

VIOLET Media Village

BLUE technical village (?)

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Main Cluster:

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