Amazon is coming to East New York. They are taking 211,000 square feet for a delivery station set to open during the second half of 2021, Crain’s New York Business reported.
The station will be located at 12555 Flatlands Ave., near Erskine St., to be known as the Brooklyn Logistics Center and owned by Wildflower Ltd. This is the second lease signing in East New York for Amazon. The first location is at 2300 Linden Blvd. will be a 90,000-square-foot last-mile distribution center.
“We are excited to continue to invest in New York State with a new delivery station that will provide efficient delivery for customers and create job opportunities for the talented workforce,” an Amazon spokesperson said in a statement.
Wildflower Ltd. purchased 12555 Flatlands Ave. in 2018 for $25.3 million, according to property records and they are now leasing the property to Amazon.
Amazon claimed the facility will create hundreds of full and part-time jobs that will pay at least $15 an hour.
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