Amazon reportedly rethinking HQ2 in New York City squib
Amazon’s second headquarters may not be coming to New York City after all.
According to the Washington Post, Amazon may be reconsidering its decision to open its long-touted HQ2 to the borough of Queens in New York City. Sources “familiar with the company's thinking” told the Post that the reassessment comes following local opposition from politicians and activist groups.
Last November, Amazon it had chosen New York’s Long Island City and Arlington, Virginia as its locations for a second company headquarters. The Seattle-based company also announced a third location in Nashville. The selections came after a year-long competition with hundreds of cities vying for Amazon’s favor. Read more...