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PHOTOS: Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover Speed Ramp Undergoing Refurbishment at the Magic Kingdom

We were ready to catch birds-eye views of the Magic Kingdom on the Tomorrowland Transit Authority (TTA) PeopleMover this morning, but we saw something a bit more interesting as we approached the attraction.

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As you can see, the up ramp to the ride is out of order, with scrim at the top. The down ramp has been repurposed as a two-way ramp. It looks like guests won’t be getting those nice calf stretches today.

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The scrim could potentially be to fix issues with the recent electrical smoke incident that took place or maybe in preparation for work on the refurbished Tomorrowland vertical supports.

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When we asked Cast Members, they only shared that the scrim was for “work on the ramp.”

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Once up the ramp, you can see more of the scrim.

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The attraction also experienced a delayed opening this morning.

WDW News Today will keep you updated as we learn the purpose of the scrim.

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Ahnsael
Ahnsael
7 months ago

It seems like if this was related to the smoke incident, it would have happened sooner. Of course, I could be wrong — sometimes it DOES take Disney a while to address things. But if it’s been fine since then, I’d call this routine maintenance.