I'm From Seattle. Here's What Amazon Will Do To New York City.
Alice Clearwater

Homelessness, traffic, and average rents have skyrocketed. But hey, at least we have some nice restaurants. Posted on November 15, 2018, at 4:15 p.m. ET I'm writing these words in a coffee shop in the Seattle neighborhood of South Lake Union, formerly a wasteland of empty warehouses that the online retail giant Amazon has entirely rebuilt.