Mayor Frank G. Jackson Releases Statement on Amazon HQ2 List of Finalists

Thursday, January 18, 2018

CLEVELAND –Mayor Frank G. Jackson today released a statement on Amazon’s list of finalists for HQ2: 

“The City of Cleveland and our partners submitted a collaborative and strong proposal to attract Amazon HQ2,” said Mayor Frank G. Jackson. “This is a highly competitive process and although we are not one of the 20 finalists, this city and this region continue to be an attraction for global business. I am confident in Cleveland’s advantages and know our economic, geographic and other assets make this a desirable place to live, work and do business.”

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