Disney Investing $17B in Walt Disney World Over Next 10 Years

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Mickey and Minnie Fab 50 statues in front of Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom

Disney Investing $17B in Walt Disney World Over Next 10 Years

Shannen Ace

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Mickey and Minnie Fab 50 statues in front of Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom

Disney Investing $17B in Walt Disney World Over Next 10 Years

When addressing the situation in Florida with Governor DeSantis, Reedy Creek Improvement District, and Disney, CEO Bob Iger noted that The Walt Disney Company will be investing billions in Walt Disney World over the next 10 years.

Iger stated that they are planning on investing $17 billion in Walt Disney World over the next 10 years. They will be creating 13,000 new jobs, leading to thousands more indirect jobs, as well as attracting more tourists.

Iger cited the 75,000 employees they have in Florida and 50 million visitors they have brought in this year alone, including 8 million internationally. He pointed out that Disney is the largest taxpayer in the state.

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