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Construction project threat to Munich Olympiapark World Heritage aspirations

A high rise project, projected in close vicinity of Munich’s Olympiapark threatens it’s aspirations to gain the UNESCO World Heritage status. The city council of the German city has ordered a study to assess the possible impact on the application. The historical site which was the location for the 1972 Summer Olympics started the application in 2018 and aims to gain the coveted status in 2026.

The study is to determine the risk to the application now that the project, which has been planned north of the park.

Source: Süddeutsche Zeitung

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