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Boston strong contender for Amazon headquarters

The Hub ranks 2nd on a Wall Street Journal list

November 15, 2017 - 7:20 am

Boston is a strong candidate for the new Amazon headquarters. The Wall Street Journal reports the city has the second best chance of landing the online retail giant. Talent and quality of life are said to be contributing factors. Amazon plans to open a second world headquarters and plans to higher 50,000 people. Dallas is considered number one on the list, Washington D.C. ranks third according to the report.  Boston has pitched Suffolk Downs as the ideal location. Amazon received more than 200 proposals after announcing the search effort.

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