By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Sunday, July 17th, Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes inaugurated a new stretch of the Orla Conde path in Rio’s revitalized Port Zone including the new public plaza, Praça Muhammad Ali at Avenida Rodrigues Alves. With the 2016 Rio Olympics rapidly approaching, Sunday’s opening represents one of the last pieces of the immense Porto Maravilha redevelopment project.
The Porto Maravilha project covers an area of five million square meters of the city . . .