The argument for a permanent Olympic City

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“The carbon footprint is enormous.” Host countries spend millions of dollars and hours of labour building Olympic cities and shuttling athletes, often contributing more than a million metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions. Because of this, there has been some push to create a permanent Olympic City to reduce the gigantic toll on the environment every time the Olympics come around. However, unless the International Olympic Committee agrees to it, it is unlikely to come to fruition.
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