On behalf of the regional partnership that submitted Pittsburgh’s proposal to host Amazon’s second headquarters, we are excited that Amazon has announced today that the Pittsburgh region is on its list of 20 locations that will continue in the selection process. We are proud that our proposal, Future. Forged. For All., stood out as a top submission from the 238 proposals Amazon received through its RFP. We are grateful to the members of the public and private sectors for their leadership which has gotten us to this stage and upon which we will rely moving forward. We commend our many community partners on the good work that resulted in Pittsburgh advancing in the site selection process.
The regional partnership formed to pursue the Amazon HQ2 opportunity (PGHQ2) today submitted the region’s proposal for Pittsburgh to host Amazon’s second headquarters. The proposal was submitted jointly by City of Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and Allegheny Conference on Community Development CEO Stefani Pashman.
County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and Mayor William Peduto are pleased to announce that twenty property owners and developers have filed Expressions of Interest in participating in Amazon HQ2 Team Pittsburgh's response to Amazon's request for proposals for a second headquarters location.
County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and City of Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto announced today that the Amazon HQ2 Team Pittsburgh (“HQ2PGH”) has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest, seeking potential sites in Greater Pittsburgh to include in our region’s formal response to Amazon’s request for proposals for a second headquarters location (“HQ2”).