Josh D'Amaro has been Walt Disney World's president since September 2019. Before that, he was president of the Disneyland Resort.
Face masks will be required for employees and all guests above the age of 3 when Disney Springs begins its phased reopening on May 20.
The agreement includes mandatory face masks for guests and employees and paid sick leave for any worker who contracts COVID-19.
Not all construction on Epic Universe will be halted, as existing road work and site preparation will continue.
“We’re going to do our part and we need our guests to do their part too,” Disney CEO Bob Chapek said on CNBC.
The gradual reopening will start with restaurants and shops owned by third-party operators, not by Disney.
Shanghai Disneyland will be the first of the Disney parks to reopen on May 11, with reduced capacity, social distancing and mask requirements.
Infectious disease experts that spoke to Orlando Rising found problems with the policies proposed by the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force.
42-year-old Richard McGuire reportedly told police that he was unaware the island, closed since 1999, was off limits to the public.