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OLYMPIC NOTES: OLYMPIC SOCCER TEAM WILL PLAY IN WASHINGTON
Published November 15, 1995
Organizers of the '96 Games have announced the U.S. Olympic Soccer team will play one of its three first-round games at DC's RFK Stadium (WASHINGTON POST, 11/15).... Atlanta will lead the nation's major metro areas in job creation between now and the year 2000, according to an economic survey released by DRI/McGraw Hill, Inc. Credit for the growth goes to the expected $1.5B economic impact of the Olympics (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 11/15)....The American Red Cross and ACOG have announced an agreement to ensure immediate response to the emergency first aid needs of visitors to the Games (American Red Cross)....The Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation is submitting a bid to host the 1999 World Gymnastics Championships (NEW ORLEANS CITY BUSINESS, 11/6 issue)....The Olympic Games Travel Network, sponsored by WorldTravel Partners, opens to the public this week to offer comprehensive travel services to Olympic Spectators (WorldTravel Partners).