After nearly an extra decade of public display, more in some cases, Walt Disney World is planning to remove its Walk Around The World paving stones. The bricks were only sold with a guarantee of being around for 10 years. With the last bricks sold… Read More »Disney removing Walk Around The World bricks
Today marks the first day the Magic Kingdom will implement new bag screening and security check locations. The goal is to clear up the congestion directly in front of the park, by extending the security envelope outward. For guests parking at the TTC parking lot,… Read More »Magic Kingdom security check changes start today
Update 11/19: the Walt Disney World Monorail system is back to normal operations today. Monorail Coral has been involved in a monorail accident at Walt Disney World. The accident happened on the express loop between the TTC and the Contemporary Resort. No guests were on… Read More »Monorail Coral suffers damage in accident at Walt Disney World
It’s been just about week since crews started the demolition of the former landmark Walt Disney World Speedway just behind the guest parking lot for the Magic Kingdom. Already, they’ve made significant progress on removing the track surface and re-enforced concrete walls that surrounded the… Read More »Walt Disney World Speedway Demolition Underway
We already heard that Disney was closing the Walt Disney World Speedway this July to make way for transportation improvements. We now know that is a euphemism for more parking spots. It’s a good think too, because on its busiest days the Magic Kingdom had… Read More »Walt Disney Speedway will be razed to make way for more parking.
Potentially interesting news from the excellent organization Monorails.org, mentions a new spurline to be added near the Ticket and Transportation Center. This short track extension will contain a new switch, a place to house a work tractor (used to push/pull trains that have lost power… Read More »Very Short Monorail Expansion planned at Walt Disney World