Facebook plans to build town for staff

Something for the weekend…

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Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg (pictured) has revealed extravagant plans to build an eco-friendly town for staff to live in.

Called Zee-town, this will be close to the firm’s San Francisco headquarters. The plans consist of a 200-acre plot complete with roads, supermarkets, hotels and homes for 10,000 employees and their families.

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Accommodation will range from villas to dormitories designed for trainees at the start of their career with the social media giant.

The eco-friendly designed plans also show oak trees planted on 40-foot high roofs.

Here at Employee Benefits, we’re taking bets on whether employers in the UK will be following suit.