Rio Behind Schedule on Major Projects

By Patricia Maresch, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – As the host of the 2014 World Cup Finals and the 2016 Olympic Games, Brazil is busy preparing for the big events by building new airports, stadiums and metro lines. New modern office buildings and residential projects have rose throughout its cities, and it seems as if Rio de Janeiro has slowly turned into one huge construction site. Despite the fact that a lot of work is getting done, there are some major concerns.

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