Pittsburgh to Cleveland in 9 minutes? There is new funding to study the possible Hyperloop route

Pittsburgh to Cleveland in nine minutes? It's something that could become a reality.

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The Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency is getting $100,000. The Richard King Mellon Foundation wants the agency to analyze a Cleveland-to-Pittsburgh corridor in addition to a Hyperloop route from Chicago to Cleveland.

Last year, Target 11's Rick Earle traveled to Las Vegas to tour the world's first Hyperloop test track.

One of the routes already being considered is from Pittsburgh to Columbus to Chicago.