• Second Amazon facility headed to the Mid-South

    By: Tony Atkins


    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A second Amazon facility appears to be on its way to Memphis. 

    Pulled permit records show a 10-million permit was pulled to build at 5155 Citation Drive. 

    Wednesday, a large sign sat outside the building advertising a complete liquidation. 

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    “I feel Memphis is struggling as a whole, so it’s a good thing to have positives,” said Briana Rooks. 

    The space, once used by AT&T, could be home to hundreds of local jobs.

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    FOX13 called the listed contractor, Catamount, who confirmed the project. 

    This would make the location the second amazon facility in the market. 

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    “I feel Memphis is the warehouse capital already and I feel it was a good move to come here,” Rooks said. 

    The building is appraised at $13,103,700.

    Amazon sent this statement to FOX13: 

    “Amazon has a longstanding practice of not commenting on rumors or speculations so I don’t have any information to share.”

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