Disney Springs Project Update (October 13-20, 2014)

Every few weeks the OTPN Team shares with Readers a quick overview of all the construction currently taking place around the Downtown Disney area to check on the progress that was made since the last photo-report published on the site. While this particular update does not include pictures, we are sure you will find interesting to know what recently opened to the public, what closed permanently, and what work is going on at the moment.

Here is a snapshot of several projects underway this week at the Downtown Disney Area:

- New openings & key updates:
  • Construction on intersection 3 near Team Disney with only one crosswalk available at a time in this area
  • Internal water taxi extends hours until 1:30 a.m.
  • Valet pricing adjusts (starting at $10)
- Recent closures:
  • Planet Hollywood merchandise location (indoor retail still available)
  • Entrance 4 closed permanently
- Work continues on the following:
  • Work on the new Margarita Bar in the Marketplace
  • Work near Characters in Flight booth
  • Lily Pad
  • Paradiso 37 expansion work
  • Pile driving to prepare for the overpass bridge into the West parking garage
  • Buena Vista Drive roadwork
  • E,F,G Parking Lot
  • Guest walking bypass near LEGO
  • Pleasure Island canal as the area is prepared for the springs
  • Facilities Building in Parking Lot O
  • Cast Services Building in the Hess Cast lot
  • Marketplace Causeway
  • Food Truck Plaza
  • West Parking Garage
  • Highline structures (West Side Starbucks and between Splitsville and Bongos)
That is all for now. Make sure to check back soon for a new Downtown Disney photo-report.