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California Mayors Calls Out Governor For Not Allowing Disneyland To Reopen

California Mayors Calls Out Governor For Not Allowing Disneyland To Reopen

News - PARKS
03-Nov-2020

Deadline reports that mayors of big cities in California is calling for California Governor Gavin Newsom to change his stances on the reopening guidelines for theme parks such as Disneyland California. Orange County officials set out their rules for when businesses can reopen in the state of California, which states theme parks require a state-wide 2% positivity rate to open (it's currently 3.2%). The mayors are calling out for a change in this policy due to the damage the closure is doing not just to Disney, but the surrounding small local businesses, especially as other parks, like Walt Disney World is operating safely.
The guidelines put forth by your Administration were released within the framework of prioritizing public health and safety for guests and employees. This is the right focus. However, economic and public health are not mutually exclusive goals. We are concerned that the state’s guidelines would push re-opening of large theme parks up to a year out, which would have significant negative impacts on hundreds of thousands of jobs, thousands of small businesses, and billions in operating revenue for our cities.

The California Governor is not backing down and saying that the opening of theme parks will result in increased transmission rates in the state.


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