Amazon on Thursday announced it had canceled its planned HQ2 project for New York City.

In a blog post announcing its plans, Amazon called out state and local politicians for their opposition to HQ2.

Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has been a key supporter of the project, released a statement on Thursday saying that "Amazon threw away" an opportunity.

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The Mayor of New York City had a stern message for Amazon on Thursday morning: if you can't recognize the value of New York City, your competitors will.

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