The list of potential sites for the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s new headquarters has been narrowed to three locations outside the District of Columbia, officials have announced.
The FBI’s announcement that it needs a new home has touched off a virtual real estate beauty contest, with communities around the region jockeying for the opportunity to attract the law enforcement agency — and attendant economic benefits — to their neighborhoods.
Federal officials say they received 35 proposals from developers and communities interested in hosting a new headquarters for the FBI.
The District of Columbia is making a bid to keep the FBI headquarters in the nation’s capital, just not where it is.
As D.C., Maryland and Virginia all try to convince the FBI to call them home, Prince George’s County picked up a new selling point this week that has a Fairfax County official fuming.