The area was then underdeveloped, and thus a well-suited place to construct the village. When the games are over, the Village will be converted into new homes and facilities for the local community. Each apartment was billed to include Internet access and wireless networking and other state-of-the-art technology. This was the largest transport project proposed for London, and it was widely assumed in the early stages of the bidding process that the games could not be won without a guarantee that it would be completed before the games.
Those competing in events outside London were to be housed elsewhere. It is almost impossible to assess how many of the proposed improvements would have happened in any case.
The games were won without a commitment to deliver Crossrail by This is the largest transport project proposed for London, and it was widely assumed in the early stages of the bidding process that the games could not be won without a guarantee that it would be completed before the games.
Together, all the planned National Raillight rail, and underground services excluding Crossrail are expected to deliver around trains every hour. Windsor Park in BelfastNorthern Irelandwas included as a football venue in the IOC questionnaire submitted inbut excluded in the final candidature file.
On 7 Junea revised masterplan for the Olympic Park was announced. The most significant change was the relocation of the volleyball events from a new Olympic Arena to the existing venue of Earls Courtwhich is several miles to the west.
The revision also involved the re-organisation of the park shuffling the BasketballCyclingFencingTennis and Field hockey venues in addition to the Press and Broadcast Centre.
This move was designed to remove the need for the relocation of 80 businesses and to provide a more coherent legacy for the sporting venues. Another change was the relocation of the badminton and rhythmic gymnastics events to Wembley Arena in north-west London, instead of a proposed new venue near North Greenwich Arena in.
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