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San Francisco offers more details on scenic Olympic plan
San Francisco offers more details on scenic Olympic plan

While Los Angeles officials remain quiet about their Olympic plans, organizers in San Francisco have released new details and artistic renderings from that city's bid for the 2024 Summer Games. Marathon runners would stride across the Golden Gate Bridge and cyclists would race through Marina Green. Other athletes would compete in two of the nation's top pro stadiums -- the Giants' AT&T Park and the 49ers' new, high-tech Levi Stadium. The opening ceremonies would take place in a temporary 60,000-seat stadium constructed on landfill beside the bay. If it all sounds like a glitzy, made-for-television production, organizers are promising to keep costs down with an...

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