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Hey Amazon, if you lived here, you could live here

Hey Amazon, if you lived here, you could live here

As economic development officials in Maryland (and more or less everyplace else in North America) finish their pitches this week for Amazon’s HQ2 project and the 50,000 jobs projected to come with it, we’d like to add one final point in Baltimore’s favor the company might want to consider. Amazon laid out its specifications for a new second-home-town, including a positive business climate, access to a highly skilled workforce, excellent quality of life, strong transportation infrastructure and so on. We’ve made the case before for why Baltimore fits the bill, as have boosters of cities from coast to coast.

But it’s also worth asking the question Amazon didn’t really get into in...

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