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Hipness a Priority for Amazon in HQ2 Meeting With Toronto Mayor

  • Tech giant also zoned in on transit, immigration policies
  • Only city outside of U.S. to make short list for company’s HQ2
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Arts, culture and other quality of life issues were top of mind for Amazon.com Inc. officials in discussing Toronto as a possible location for its second headquarters with the city’s mayor.

Housing affordability, immigration and transit were also hot topics in the talks earlier this year, Mayor John Tory said.