Weekly Wire RoundUp: Ontario Airport Tunnel, Mission Inn’s Legal Battle, Corona Economic Development, and more

By: Sharjeel Sohaib


Aug 7, 2022


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Musk’s Boring Co. Backs Down from Ontario Airport Tunnel Plan At the Ontario airport, Elon Musk’s Boring Company gave up on his ambitions to build a four-mile tunnel. Building bidirectional tunnels to the Ontario Airport is a project the SBCTA is still advancing. Locals are acquiring it.

Profiling the Riverside County Film Commission The California Film Commission recognizes the Riverside County Film Commission (RCFC) as the official representative for filmmaking interests in the Inland Empire. The RCFC is run by Inland Empire Film Services under the aegis of the Riverside County Office of Economic Development.

Mission Inn Hotel and Others Wage Legal Battle Against 8-Story Riverside Hotel Due to two lawsuits opposing the city’s approval of the project in late 2021, the future of a proposed 8-story, 226-room Riverside hotel with a rooftop deck is in danger. Nevertheless, the massive project slated for the center of Riverside’s downtown historic area hasn’t been abandoned, according to developer Atman Kadakia.

What is SEED Lab Pre-accelerator by Caravanserai Project? SEED Lab is a business accelerator by the Caravanserai Project, which supports the Social Entrepreneurship, Engagement, and Development of startups. The fourth round of businesses with a social mission will participate in the Caravanserai Project’s SEED Lab acceleration program.

City of Corona comes up with Economic Development Strategic Plan: What’s the importance? Ontario City’s business attraction, growth, retention, expansion, and resiliency initiatives will be guided by the Economic Development Strategic Plan. This plan also meets the community’s desire to promote a robust local economy.

Hell’s Kitchen Integrated Lithium and Power Project: Investors Flock to California’s Lithium Valley CTR’s Hell’s Kitchen Lithium and Power project is situated in the Salton Sea Geothermal Field in Imperial Valley, California. CTR is actively engaged in the automotive, energy, and technology industries. One of the world’s largest known geothermal deposits is in the center of CTR’s Hell’s Kitchen Lithium and Power project. Hell’s Kitchen is the first new, fully integrated geothermal-lithium project to start building worldwide.



All Chamber MEGA Mixer – Thurs, August 18 (3:30 pm)

Riverside County Women’s Leadership Conference – Crossroads Christian Church – August 25 (10 am)

The 16th Annual Women in Business Conference – Thurs, September 8 (8 am) Pechanga Resort Casino

Zero to Customer #1 (Workshop Series) July 16 – September 24 (Details At Website)

Connecting Faith And Business – Riverside Convention Center – October 13 (10 am)


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