Amazon plans 1,600 new American jobs in Romulus, Michigan

NEW: Amazon plans 1600-job facility in Romulus, Michigan

ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) – (06/26/17) – Online retailer plans to open another fulfillment center in Michigan.

The Michigan Strategic Fund Board on Tuesday will consider a $5 million grant for Amazon, which plans to spend up to $140 million to build a facility in Romulus and create 1,600 jobs. Amazon was considering other Midwestern states and Canada for the facility, according to a memo prepared for the economic development board.

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