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CRITERIA A STABLE BUSINESS CLIMATE FOR GROWTH AND INNOVATION A METROPOLITAN AREA WITH MORE THAN ONE MILLION PEOPLE STRONG PIPELINE OF SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ENGINEERING TALENT A HIGHLY-EDUCATED LABOR POOL STRONG LOCAL CULTURE AND DIVERSITY TOP PERFORMING PUBLIC SCHOOLS FORWARD-THINKING LOCAL GOVERNMENT EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY OF LIFE AND RECREATION 14 NO OTHER LARGE CITY IN AMERICA IS AS EQUIPPED TO MEET AMAZON’S NEEDS. HQ2 RFP REQUIREMENTS EXCELLENT TRAVEL LOGISTICS A COMMUNITY THAT THINKS BIG AND CREATIVELY A HIGH LEVEL OF CONNECTIVITY A PRIORITY ON SUSTAINABILITY URBAN, SUBURBAN OR DOWNTOWN CAMPUS LOCATIONS DEVELOPMENT PREPPED SITE WITHIN 30 MILES OF POPULATION CENTER WITHIN 45 MINUTES OF INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WITHIN 1-2 MILES OF MAJOR HIGHWAYS DIRECT ACCESS TO MASS TRANSIT MORE THAN 500,000 SQUARE FEET OF OFFICE SPACE IN 2019 OR BEFORE EXCEEDING 8 MILLION SQUARE FEET AT FULL BUILDOUT EFFICIENT TIME TO OPERATIONS 15