Disney parks chief Josh D'Amaro made announcements about upcoming attractions as well as the future of live entertainment to Disney World.
Disneyland's two parks have been closed since mid-March thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.
With Joe Biden's win, the Donald Trump version of the show won't last much longer.
Mayors of Los Angeles and San Diego were among those supporting a Tier 3 reopening for California's theme parks.
The layoffs include both union and non-union workers across nearly every department of the Walt Disney World Resort.
Disney World entrance signs are getting a slight makeover to match the new Cinderella Castle color palette.
The limited reopening will not include any rides or attractions due to California's current COVID-19 rules.
Theme park presidents used words like "arbitrary" and "unachievable" to describe California's guidelines that would allow parks to reopen amid the COVID-19 pandemic.