Advertisement

Texas News

News > Texas News > Group with 2020 Olympics vision starts Dallas-Fort Worth host campaign

Group with 2020 Olympics vision starts Dallas-Fort Worth host campaign

A group of Dallas-area business leaders and sports enthusiasts already has the Olympic spirit for 2020, firing up an early grass-roots campaign to bring those Games to North Texas.  "We wanted to do whatever we could do to put Dallas at the forefront for 2020 bid or whenever the USOC decides to bid again," said Matt Wood, an attorney who has worked on several such bids, including Dallas' failed attempt for the 2012 Olympics.  U.S. Olympic Committee spokesman Patrick Sandusky said the USOC has no plans to enter the 2020 bidding.
(Photo:Shutterstock/NEstudio) Following the shooting in Sutherland Springs, a family that lost three loved ones is...
There is a push in San Antonio to raise the legal smoking age from 18 to 21. A push to make San Antonio the first...
Austin police are making a holiday push to remind drivers about the Move Over law. As more people begin travelling...
There's a renewed push to commute the sentence of a death row inmate. Jeff Wood was in his pickup truck twenty one...
(photo YouTube) Texas Central-the developers of the Texas high speed bullet train have appointed former Houston...