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GSA seeks developers for FBI headquarters
GSA seeks developers for FBI headquarters

The federal government is formally seeking developers to build a new headquarters for the FBI, opening the next phase in a competition between Maryland and Virginia to land the lucrative project. The General Services Administration said Friday evening that applicants will have until February 10 to submit plans for a building to accommodate some 11,000 workers. The Federal Bureau of Investigation wants out of its current headquarters, the 39-year-old J. Edgar Hoover Building in downtown Washington, and the effort is proceeding despite uncertainty about funding. GSA officials are considering three sites for the project -- in Greenbelt, Landover and Springfield, Va. Developers are already...