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Report: Guests evacuated off EPCOT Monorail After Power Failure

A possible lightning strike caused a power outage along the Walt Disney World monorail system just after 6pm today. Most of the trains were able to get running under their own power, but monorail gold was unable to restart. Approximiately … Continue reading

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Could Google provide a solution to Walt Disney World Transportation Issues?

Ever since my first ride on the monorail at Disneyland I’ve had a fascination with Mass Transit. A ride on the PeopleMover energized my idea of personal rapid transit the same way. Unfortunately, I’ve been disappointed by the lack of … Continue reading

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Disney Settles With Family Whose 9-year old Boy Died in Accident with Disney Bus

The family of the 9-year old boy who died after riding his bike off the sidewalk and into the side of a Disney transport bus near Fort Wilderness has reached a settlement with Disney that will keep this case out … Continue reading

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Monorail Peach Announced for Walt Disney World.

The Disney Parks blog has announced the addition of a twelfth monorail returning to the Walt Disney World fleet. That will bring the fleet back up to its full complement after the tragic accident in July of 2009. Monorail Peach … Continue reading

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The Monorails Must Roll

The monorail station could be looking like this a lot more when Disney institutes its new reduced hours for the trains. One of my favorite Robert Heinlein short stories is “The Roads Must Roll.” Written in 1940, it speculates about … Continue reading

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