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Boston panel hears details on hosting Summer Olympics

Gleaming new sports venues. Better public transit. Thousands of smiling volunteers.

This was the picture of a city alive with possibility that a British diplomat presented Tuesday as she described London’s experience hosting the 2012 Olympics to a special commission that is looking at bringing the Summer Games to Boston in 2024.

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