By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The seven games to be held in Rio de Janeiro's Maracanã stadium during the upcoming FIFA World Cup will further impact businesses and residents in the area. During the games, street closures, parking bans, rerouting of bus lines and restrictions on sales of alcohol are planned.
Credentials were recently issued by the city to a reported 1,600 residents in the vicinity of the stadium. These allow the residents to enter and travel within that area of the city, which will be heavily monitored during the games.
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