Friday, July 30

Fort Lauderdale

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company is a step closer to building a tunnel under Fort Lauderdale. It’s going to cost at least $30 million

Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday accepted a proposal from The Boring Company for a tunnel under the city. City Commissioner Ben Sorensen told Insider it's likely to cost $10 million to $15 million per mile. The Boring Company would front the money for the project before it's refunded from public sources. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Boring Company's proposal for a beach-to-downtown tunnel in Fort Lauderdale has just been accepted by city officials. Insider has learned that the cost is likely to be at least $30 million.The tunnel, called "The Las Olas Loop," would stretch for about 2.5 miles and is likely to cost betwe...
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Proposal by Elon Musk’s Boring Company for tunnel in Florida’s Fort Lauderdale may be accepted — but other companies would get a chance to bid too

Fort Lauderdale officials on Tuesday will vote on whether to accept The Boring Company's proposal. If accepted, the project would be opened for bids from other tunneling companies. Mayor Dean J. Trantalis said the beach-to-city tunnel would be called "The Las Olas Loop." LoadingSomething is loading. ...