Arlington is going to take money from taxes paid on hotel, motel and other lodging stays to help Amazon grow.
Shortly after Amazon’s announcement that it is scrapping plans to build a headquarters in New York, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said that his administration has had discussions with and is planning to meet with the company on the topic of moving into Maryland.
“We’re proud that Amazon has recognized all the tremendous things Virginia has to offer,” said Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam following the announcement that Amazon’s new headquarters will come to Northern Virginia.
While cities across the U.S. compete to land Amazon’s HQ2, one group of residents in Arlington said they don’t want to see Amazon’s new headquarters set up shop there.
Maryland lawmakers have agreed to roll out the red carpet and then some in an effort to lure Amazon’s second headquarters to Montgomery County. But how does it compare with other offers being made?
Arlington is one of three local communities stilling in the running for Amazon’s second headquarters — and citizens want to know how the county intends to sweeten the pot to close the deal.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said he and Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett are in “lockstep” in their efforts to land Amazon’s second headquarters but they’re not revealing many details as they try to close the deal.
Maryland Commerce Secretary Mike Gill and Montgomery County Executive Isiah “Ike” Leggett encouraged Maryland lawmakers to back a $5 billion incentive package for Amazon. Gill called it “once in a couple of generations opportunity.”
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s $5 billion plan to get Amazon to choose Montgomery County is getting support among lawmakers in Annapolis.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s office has released the outline of a legislative proposal clearing the way for more than $3 billion in tax incentives for the company and a pledge to spend billions more in road, transit and infrastructure upgrades.
Leaders in D.C. and Maryland cheered news Thursday that sites in the capital region landed on Amazon’s short list for its second headquarters.
DC is one of the highest ranked contenders to land Amazon’s second headquarters. Here’s why the District is an early favorite.
With just days to go before Amazon’s deadline for receiving proposals for its second full headquarters project, the District has put together a short list of locations it is now pitching.
Top Maryland officials are preparing to offer Amazon.com Inc. a massive, historic tax incentive package if the retailer moves its second headquarters to the state.
With Amazon now taking proposals for a location for its second headquarters, area leaders got a sample of the region’s pitch to the tech giant. The D.C. region’s secret weapon? It’s educated workforce.
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