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The Boring Company wins bid to negotiate deal for high-speed, autonomous public transit in Chicago

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Elon Musk's Boring Company won a bid that could bring autonomous, high-speed public transit to Chicago.
The Boring Company and the city of Chicago will begin negotiations to develop the company's Loop transit system, which could transport passengers between downtown Chicago and O'Hare International Airport in an estimated 12 minutes. It'll be called The Chicago Express Loop.
Musk's company was selected out of four other bidders. If the Boring Company and Chicago reach a final deal, the project would be privately funded, but many other questions remain, because Loop has not been tested at...
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Elon Musk's Boring Co. claims O'Hare Airport train contract - Roadshow

Elon Musk's Boring Co. claims O'Hare Airport train contract - Roadshow

8 days ago   |   By CNET

High-speed train aims to connect airport passengers with the Windy City's downtown in less than 20 minutes.
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Chicago Says Elon Musk's Company Will Build Tunnels and Electric Cars to Go to O'Hare

8 days ago   |   By NY Times

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that Mr. Musk's company hopes to create a system of electric vehicles underground to carry people from downtown to the airport.
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Musk's Boring Company wins bid to build high-speed system in Chicago

8 days ago   |   By Reuters

The City of Chicago has selected billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's The Boring Company to build a high-speed underground commuter system from the Loop to O'Hare International Airport, one of the world's busiest, media reported on Wednesday.
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Elon Musk's Boring Company approved to build high-speed transit between downtown Chicago and O'Hare Airport

Elon Musk's Boring Company approved to build high-speed transit between downtown Chicago and O'Hare Airport

8 days ago   |   By The Verge

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the selection of Elon Musk's Boring Company to build and operate a multi-billion dollar rapid transit link between O'Hare International Airport and the city's downtown.
The company plans to transport passengers between O'Hare and Block 37 in the Loop in approximately 12 minutes each way - typically a 40 minute trip via the city's Blue Line - by utilizing electric vehicles that run through new twin underground tunnels. The project will be funded entirely by the company with no taxpayer subsidy.
But he won‘t need to sell more flamethrowers to raise the...
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