[UPDATED] 600,000+ Square Foot ‘Technology Campus’ Could Cozy Up To MOA



Updated 3/15/19 1pm CST: Sick AG, makers of sensors for industrial automation applications, is the company in question. A paywalled report says they are seeking $32 million in public funding for the project, with aspirations of employing 1,500 by year 2035.  Based in Waldkirch, Germany, Sick AG brought in $1.7 billion revenue in 2017.

Original Via Finance and Commerce 2/25/19:

“An unnamed company is proposing to build more than 600,000 square feet of tech production and office space on land the city of Bloomington owns kitty corner across from the Mall of America.

The Bloomington Planning Commission will consider on Feb. 28 making a “technology campus” an approved use for industrial property at 2501, 2601, and 2701 American Blvd. E. and 2600 Lindau Lane. The measure is a response to interest from a “high-tech company looking to establish a regional headquarters” in the city’s South Loop District, according a city staff report.”

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