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Elon Musk's Boring Company has received a permit to start digging in Washington, DC— but don't expect a tunnel system just yet
Elon Musk's Boring Company has received a permit to start digging in Washington, DC— but don't expect a tunnel system just yetElon Musk's Boring Company has received a permit from the Washington, D.C. government that will allow it to begin some initial digging and other preparatory work in a parking lot about a mile from the US Capitol. The permit represents just the first of ...read more
Source: Business Insider
Published on Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:02:00 GMT
Can Trump really drain 'the swamp' in Washington DC?
Can Trump really drain 'the swamp' in Washington DC?One of US President Donald Trump's major campaign pledges was that he would fight the establishment and, in his words, "drain the swamp". More than a year on, a number of scandals are making people question whether Trump and his team are making good on ...read more
Source: Al Jazeera English
Published on Tue, 20 Feb 2018 04:24:00 GMT
Elon Musk's Company Gets OK to Dig Washington, DC, Hyperloop Tunnel
Elon Musk's Company Gets OK to Dig Washington, DC, Hyperloop TunnelElon Musk's company, The Boring Co., has received preliminary approval to begin digging an underground Hyperloop tunnel beneath Washington, D.C. The Washington, D.C., Department of Transportation issued a permit to Musk's company to start digging ...read more
Source: Live Science
Published on Tue, 20 Feb 2018 05:39:00 GMT
BroadwayWorld Seeks Contributors in Washington DC
BroadwayWorld Seeks Contributors in Washington DCHow can I get involved as a Contributing Editor? All applicants should have excellent writing skills and an enthusiasm for giving local theaters and productions some prominence on BroadwayWorld.com - the largest theater site on the net! As a Contributing ...read more
Source: BroadwayWorld
Published on Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:54:00 GMT
Elon Musk gets Hyperloop digging permit in Washington, DC
Elon Musk gets Hyperloop digging permit in Washington, DCIt's preliminary, but this time he has it in writing. Last year, the internet needled Elon Musk for tweeting he had verbal approval to dig a Hyperloop tunnel in Washington, DC, because officials said they granted no such thing. Now, however, The Boring ...read more
Source: Engadget on MSN.com
Published on Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:44:00 GMT
Washington DC has given Elon Musk a permit for his Hyperloop
Washington DC has given Elon Musk a permit for his HyperloopIn the middle of last year, Elon Musk announced that he had “verbal government approval” to build a Washington DC to New York City Hyperloop that would shuttle passengers between the two cities in just 29 minutes. The plan was classic Musk-level ...read more
Source: Yahoo Finance
Published on Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:20:00 GMT
Elon Musk’s Boring Company will start digging a tunnel in Washington, DC
Elon Musk’s Boring Company will start digging a tunnel in Washington, DCPermission to excavate in the city could be a first step to building an East Coast Hyperloop—or just an expensive folly. What’s new: The Washington Post reports that his tunneling startup, the Boring Company, has now received an “early, and vague ...read more
Source: MIT Technology Review
Published on Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The Boring Company has received a written permit to begin Hyperloop excavation in Washington, DC
The Boring Company has received a written permit to begin Hyperloop excavation in Washington, DCElon Musk has been known to have the occasional wild idea. In 2016, he decided to start the Boring Company after expressing his frustrations with traffic jams on Twitter. Though Musk recently announced and sold a controversial flamethrower under the Boring ...read more
Source: TechSpot
Published on Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:18:00 GMT
Elon Musk to Dig Hyperloop System in Washington, DC
Elon Musk to Dig Hyperloop System in Washington, DCElon Musk will soon begin preliminary work on a underground Hyperloop tunnel in Washington DC. The Tesla founder was given an early building permit this week by the city. The loop in theory, could stretch from DC to Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York.read more
Source: Wochit Tech on MSN.com
Published on Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:51:08 GMT
The Boring Company gets a permit to dig up Washington DC parking lot
The Boring Company gets a permit to dig up Washington DC parking lotThe city of Washington DC has approved a permit that will allow Elon Musk's Boring Company to dig up a parking lot just north of Capitol Hill and just east of downtown. The lot, at 53 New York Avenue NE, is on a busy street adjacent to a McDonald's, near ...read more
Source: Ars Technica
Published on Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:54:00 GMT