They chanted, “Whose city is this?” with the response, “Our city.”
Rallying on the steps of the City-County Building, community organizations objected to secret negotiations to bring Amazon’s second headquarters to Pittsburgh.
“We need transparency from the city. We need to know what is in Amazon’s plan, and any plan coming to our region around economic development,” said Brandi Fisher, of Pittsburgh United.
And some speakers were hostile to Amazon, fearing displaced neighborhoods if the company moves in.