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Could Florida Shut Down the Walt Disney World Monorail?

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Last April, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis dissolved the Reedy Creek Improvement District, putting Walt Disney World under state control. Shortly after, DeSantis and the Republican-led state legislature delivered another whammy to Disney. They passed a law putting the monorail under state inspection control as well. Prior to the new law, Disney was able to bring in its own inspectors to ...

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DeSantis’ Disney Takeover Hits the Parks

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Back in April 2023, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis officially dissolved the Reedy Creek Improvement District. The special district had been around since 1967 and allowed Disney to function as its own form of government. DeSantis and the Republican-led Florida legislature voted to dissolve Reedy Creek after DeSantis and Disney began locking horns in March 2022. Related: Disney Gets a Big ...

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