Google’s first US offices to reopen will be in Seattle, Kirkland

Google's first US offices to reopen will be in Seattle, Kirkland

Google’s Seattle and Kirkland offices will be the first of the company’s U.S. campuses to reopen, the company said Thursday.

A Google spokesperson told the Business Journal some of its offices in South Lake Union and Kirkland will begin opening April 20.

As it happens, Google’s Seattle and Kirkland offices were the first Google facilities to close and adopt a remote-work model as the Covid-19 pandemic worsened early last year.

Google, which employs more than 6,300 people in the Seattle area, is the region’s latest major tech employer to announce the opening of its offices more than a year after the pandemic shut them down and left workers doing their jobs from home.

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