HQ2 is expected to bring 50,000 new jobs and at least $5 billion in construction.
In Birmingham, Alabama, giant Amazon boxes were placed throughout the city. "We also have access to an educated workforce, available commercial properties, and a great quality of life".
Memphis is among the dozens of bidding cities.
"It's probably not going to happen", said resident Daniel Gegenheimer.
Freeman-Wilson established a more-than-60-member steering committee to help guide the city's bid for the second headquarters, including representatives from economic development groups, officials from surrounding communities, county elected officials and other stakeholders all the way to South Bend.
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At least 12, including 9 policemen, were also injured in the attack which police sources say was a suicide explosion. The Pakistani Taliban said the attack was a "suicide mission".
"The number one economy in Victoria is the knowledge economy", he said. They donated it to the Arizona-Sonara Desert Museum saying "unfortunately we can't accept gifts, even really cool ones". But one of America's largest cities is issuing a public "no thanks".
"We can say look, if we can build the proper transit... we have a much broader range of options as to where people can live within reasonable commuting range", said Tory.
Activist Jeff Reifman since 2010, the number of unsheltered homeless in his city have doubled, urging other cities to think twice before inviting Amazon in. The mayor tweeted "WE WANT AMAZON". Tulsa has two problems to address to increase housing stock enough to mitigate rent increases.
In a news release issued by the city of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County, the political entities said they were joined in making the bid by "numerous local partners", in addition to GCP, Team NEO and the state of Ohio.
Of course, Toronto's appeal could be moot if Amazon sees a move to Canada as politically disadvantageous under President Donald Trump. But Amazon said nope.