BOSTON (AP) — The group leading the bid to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston is shaking up its management.
Boston Celtics co-owner Steve Pagliuca is taking over the bid committee, replacing construction magnate John Fish.READ MORE: Thousands Lose Power As Strong Winds Spread Damage Across Several Towns
The group is trying to revive its chances of bringing the Summer Games to the city after early stumbles left the USOC second-guessing its decision to pick Boston as the American bid city.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
The USOC would have to submit a formal bid to the IOC in September. The host nation will be picked in 2017.
Boston is expected to compete against Rome; Paris; Hamburg, Germany; and Budapest, Hungary.MORE NEWS: Mitt Romney Taken To Hospital For 'A Lot Of Stitches' After Fall In Boston
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