Amazon got a bid to build its $5 billion headquarters on the US-Mexico border — here’s what it would look like

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Oct. 26, 2017

This month, Amazon received 238 bids from cities and regions that want to build its $5 billion headquarters, dubbed HQ2. In September, the e-commerce giant announced that it will pick a North American city that suits its requirements, including an international airport, a “business-friendly” environment, and at least 1 million residents. Continue reading “Amazon got a bid to build its $5 billion headquarters on the US-Mexico border — here’s what it would look like”

Santa Teresa rail hub to open early

Copyright © 2014 Albuquerque Journal
By Lauren Villagran / Journal Staff Writer – Las Cruces Bureau
PUBLISHED: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 12:05 am

SANTA TERESA – Semi-trucks inched slowly over the U.S. border into Mexico in single file one recent weekday morning – just a hint of the traffic jam expected here in the coming months.

Union Pacific Railroad will ramp up operations at its much-touted truck-to-rail hub through April and plans a grand opening May 28, about a year ahead of schedule.

But observers in government and business on both sides of the border say neither side is ready to handle the expected increase in truck traffic at New Mexico’s fastest-growing commercial port of entry. Continue reading “Santa Teresa rail hub to open early”