Work underway on North Haven Amazon fulfillment center

Construction is underway at the site of a future Amazon fulfillment center in North Haven. (Photo: Ken Melech/WTNH)

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Work is finally underway on a massive new Amazon fulfillment center in North Haven.

The 1.2 million square foot warehouse is going up on Washington Avenue.

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It is being built on the site of an old Pratt & Whitney facility.

The Amazon facility is expected to create nearly 2,000 jobs.

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It is expected to open in May or June, 2019.

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