NewsCovering Louisiana

Actions

Opening dates proposed for Disney parks

Default-Image_1280x720.png
Posted at 10:25 AM, May 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-27 11:45:38-04

Walt Disney World has targeted a phased approach for its parks, GMA reports.

Jim McPhee, Senior Vice President of Operations for Walt Disney World, formally presented Walt Disney World's reopening proposal during this morning's Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force meeting, the website stats.

According to the proposal, Walt Disney World would begin a phased reopening for parks beginning July 11th. Magic Kingdom and Disney's Animal Kingdom will open on July 11th, and Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios will open on July 15th, GMA reports.

Whether Louisiana residents can go or not is not settled, and it is changing daily.

Here's the most recent guidance on restrictions on Louisiana residents from the state of Florida. There are differences by county, and different circumstances have different rules.

However, as of today, Louisiana residents can't travel to Florida without a two-week quarantine upon arrival, the website states:

All persons traveling to Florida from New York, New Jersey, Connecticut or Louisiana are required upon entry to Florida to self-isolate or self-quarantine for 14 days, or for the duration of their presence in the state, whichever is shorter. Roadside checkpoints are set up on interstates to check for potential COVID-19 cases coming into Florida from areas with substantial community spread of the virus. The checkpoints do not apply to commercial drivers or health workers. Click here for more information.

------------------------------------------------------------
Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere.

To reach the newsroom or report a typo/correction, click HERE.

Download our free app for Apple, Android, Roku and Amazon devices.

Sign up for newsletters emailed to your inbox. Select from these options: Breaking News, Evening News Headlines, Latest COVID-19 Headlines, Morning News Headlines, Special Offers

Alexa's Daily Flash Briefing

Follow us on Twitter

Like us on Facebook

Follow us on Instagram

Subscribe to our Youtube channel