Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
Amazon
Parent Company: 
Amazon.com
Subsidy Source: 
local
Location: 
Florida
City: 
Opa-Locka
County: 
Miami-Dade
Project Description: 

warehouse

Year: 
2017
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-internet
Subsidy Value: 
$5,000,000
Program Name: 
Miami-Dade Infrastructure Grant
Awarding Agency: 
Miami-Dade County Council
Type of Subsidy: 
grant
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 
1,000
Wage Data: 
$27,499
Wage Data Type: 
maximum salaries
Source of Data: 

Details come from: Debora Lima, ?Amazon breaks ground on 855,000-square-foot fulfillment center in Miami-Dade County,? South Florida Business Journal (Fort Lauderdale/Miami, Florida), June 29, 2017.

Notes: 

Information for this entry comes for news sources as there is no official disclosure yet. The subsidy is in a form of a $5 million infrastructure grant. The county released a bond to finance the project. Amazon is required to create and pay stated jobs and wage rates.

Source Notes: 
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