Missouri lost its bid for a $500 million hyperloop project.  Virgin Hyperloop has chosen West Virginia for the certification center and test track.

Missouri Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick speaks at a University of Missouri event announcing the state’s hyperloop study results.

Missouri was vying for a chance at a rail system to go between St. Louis and Kansas City in 30 minutes.

Lieutenant Gov. Mike Kehoe led the team for a study and proposal to Virgin.

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Governor Parson signed a new law this year to keep state road funds away from the project, keep the project away from I-70’s right of way, and ban the use of eminent domain to build it.