Olympic Games in 2010 represent big bargaining chip for B.C. unions
By DIRK MEISSNER, Canadian Press, December 26, 2005
Deadline day looms for Fortress
Ski operations likely to continue no matter what happens to Whistler-Blackcomb’s parent company
Pique Newsmagazine, Oct 23, 2008
By Clare Ogilvie
Economic Crisis 'Could' Impact 2010
Economic crisis could impact Games: VANOC
TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE
Metro News, Vancouver, October 24, 2008
The worldwide economic storm could impact plans for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, officials conceded yesterday.
2010 Olympic officials seek ways to cut costs
Friday, October 24, 2008
The Canadian Press/CBCNews.ca
Three days of meetings between Vancouver and international Olympic officials ended Thursday with the message that the countdown to the Games needs to include a cut-down on spending.
Economy squashes convention
By Bob Mackin, 24 HOURS, Nov 7, 2008
A prestigious international sport convention in Vancouver has been cancelled because of the global economic crisis.
Are getting cold feet and backpedalling also Olympic events?
Foreign Workers on Canada Line Win Human Rights Case
FYI.. Canada Line is part of Olympics project in terms of infrastructure and transport etc.
Foreign Canada Line workers win multi-million dollar human rights case
By Kelly Sinoski, Vancouver Sun, December 3, 2008
Can the 2010 Games avoid a financial crash?
DAVID EBNER AND ROD MICKLEBURGH
From Saturday's Globe and Mail, December 6, 2008
Four budget items to be fine-tuned
Games organizers concerned over challenging economic situation
Damian Inwood, The Province, Wednesday, December 10, 2008
Vancouver 2010 has asked Olympic officials to fine-tune four budget items, including reducing the future size of the workforce.
Whistler gondola accident injures 10
Lori Culbert And Mary Frances Hill And Jennifer Miller, Canwest News Service/Calgary Herald, December 17, 2008
Ten people have been injured after skiers and snowboarders were evacuated Tuesday from gondolas that tumbled when a support tower at 2010 Olympic site Whistler-Blackcomb snapped in half.
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