The City Council will hold a series of public hearings on the Amazon HQ2 project over the coming months. The Committee on Economic Development held the first hearing in this series on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Archived video of this hearing can be found here.

The Committee on Finance will hold the second hearing on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. in Council Chambers at City Hall, New York, NY 10007.

This hearing is open to the public, and we invite you to attend, however we will not be taking public testimony at this first hearing. We will have a separate hearing entirely devoted to hearing from the public at a later date, where your comments will be made part of the official public record. We will be taking public comments for this hearing via social media, using the hashtag #AmazonAnswersNYC, or via our web form below. We will be carefully reviewing your submissions, and comments may inform and shape the discussion at the hearing. Please keep in mind that personal information collected via this web form will be kept confidential and for a limited time, and will not be used for any other purpose. If you choose to provide your email address, you may be contacted for follow-up.

You may also watch the hearing live at