SLC not in the running for new Amazon HQ

SLC not in the running for new Amazon HQ. (File photo: MGN)

(KUTV) — On Thursday Amazon announced their shorthand list of cities they are considering as a home for their new headquarters, and Salt Lake City was not on the list.

Amazon's new headquarters will be the company's second headquarters in North America. They are expected to invest of $5 billion in construction and grow the second headquarters to include as many as 50,000 high-paying jobs.

The Washington-based company says the new headquarters will be "a full equal" to their current campus in Seattle.

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