Los Angeles to bid to become second Amazon headquarters

Daily Breeze| Thu Sep 07 17:01:33 EDT 2017
LOS ANGELES >> Amazon officials announced plans today to open a second headquarters in a large city where the company will employ up to 50,000 workers, and Los Angeles is one of the cities planning to bid on the project. “I can confirm that we are planning to bid,” Alex Comisar, Mayor Eric Garcetti’s press secretary, told City News Service. The company’s current headquarters is located in Seattle, where it employs more than 40,000 people. Amazon said it plans to invest $5 billion in the construction and operation of its second headquarters. According to the company’s request for proposals, it wants the new headquarters to be located in a metropolitan area with more than one million peo..

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