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It's Official: Amazon Coming To Long Island City In Exchange For $1.5 Billion In State Subsidies

Gothamist Tuesday, 13 November 2018
It's Official: Amazon Coming To Long Island City In Exchange For $1.5 Billion In State SubsidiesCapping off what is likely the most hyped and humiliation-inducing search for a satellite office in modern history, Amazon has officially announced its plan to bring a second and third "headquarters" to New York City and Northern Virginia. [ more › ]
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Amazon has chosen Long Island City in Queens, New York and National Landing in Arlington, Virginia as its two cites for HQ2. Both will get roughly half of the promised HQ2 investment — $2.5 billion and 25,000 jobs — dumped on the cities throughout the next 10 years. Arlington, Virginia and New...

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