August 17, 2021
Amazon will open a 1.1 million-square-foot fulfillment center in Port St. Lucie, Fla., next year, the e-commerce giant announced Thursday.
The building will be constructed on 110 acres at Midway Business Park on West Midway Road near Interstate 95, the city said in a news release. Site clearing has begun, and construction is projected to be completed by late summer or early fall of 2022.
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The facility will be a “non-sortable” center where workers pick, pack and ship bulky items, such as sports equipment, patio furniture, fishing rods, pet food, kayaks and bicycles.
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