Amazon's HQ2 finally begins to take shape - the Arlington way

December 26, 2019

It took just seven months for Amazon.com Inc.'s first two HQ2 towers to navigate the Arlington County process -- from initial submission to approval by the county board just days ago on Dec. 14. With the exception of a couple of demonstrations and some post-approval disappointment, the massive project has navigated Arlington's red tape smoothly and quickly.