Hildago urges Parisians to remain throughout the Olympics | EUROtoday

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HAS to all those that plan to go away the capital throughout the occasion, Anne Hidalgo needed to ship a message: “Paris is going to be magnificent, don’t leave Paris, that would be bullshit!” », experiences Le Figaro.

The mayor of Paris took benefit of the inauguration, this Sunday, February 11, of the brand new Adidas Arena within the La Chapelle district (18th arrondissement) to promote a little bit of the Olympic dream: “We are going to vibrate together. (…) It’s going to be incredible! “, she assured. In tune with the elected official, Amélie Oudéa-Castéra, now Minister of Sports and Games, for her part praised “the impetus that the Olympics can give to urban transformations”.

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The Chapel District, one of the disadvantaged in Paris, now has a model new infrastructure with 9,000 locations. The corridor will host badminton and rhythmic gymnastics occasions throughout the Games. Two gymnasiums had been additionally created for native colleges, experiences Ouest-France.

But if Anne Hidalgo's go to to the Arena was to mark “the beginning of the magic of the Olympic Games”, doubts and questions stay in regards to the group of the occasion and the constraints it should create, lower than six months earlier than the beginning of the exams. Between July 26 and August 11, the Olympic Games will notably result in quite a few site visitors restrictions within the metropolis. It's additionally not sure that rental costs throughout the occasion will encourage Parisians to remain within the capital this summer time.