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Documents Containing Houston’s Unsuccessful Proposal To Amazon Released

Read the full report: Newly released documents to ABC13 shows the discussions surrounding the plan



Illustration by Todd Wiseman
Texas in an Amazon box

Houston’s failed bid for the second Amazon headquarters included at least $268 million in “cash and tax incentives” and at least four possible sites across the Houston area, according to newly released documents on Friday, ABC 13 reports.

The documents tells that the proposed sites were the former Humble Oil Building (in the downtown area) , the Sears building at Wheeler Station, property in East End, and other more open options.

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