MARION CO. — Dozens of full-time and part-time positions will soon be opening for a new Amazon warehouse to open in Beech Grove.
The Mayor of Beech Grove, Dennis Buckley, helped welcome the new Amazon warehouse on Wednesday during a press conference where he announced that the site's expected opening would be at the end of 2019.
"I'm looking forward to welcoming Amazon to our beautiful, clean city," Mayor Buckley said. "This is an exciting update for us, and we're thrilled for the addition of dozens of full-time and part-time jobs and entrepreneurial work opportunities for the talented people of Beech Grove."
The new Amazon warehouse will be approximately 5,000 square feet and will create opportunities for both residents and customers as it seeks to enable faster and more efficient delivery of larger products, including furniture and sporting goods.