In 2018, $277 million was generated in Orange County by a 6 percent tax on hotel rooms. Most of that revenue will go to Visit Orlando, a nonprofit group to promote the tourism industry in Orlando — including major theme parks like Disney World and Universal Orlando.
Members of the firefighters union at Walt Disney World say the Disney Skyliner accident this past weekend shows why they need more personnel to cover the growing resort.
According to Spectrum News 13, three guests who were evacuated from the Skyliner — including two from the same gondola — were taken to a hospital.
The 2017 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival’s logo highlights Remy from “Ratatouille” fueling speculation that the cooking rat will be featured in Epcot’s newest ride. The star of the Academy Award win... Read More
The Reedy Creek Improvement District's Board of Supervisors is expected to approve a contract Wednesday that will end a two-and-a-half-year contract dispute with its emergency workers. Reedy Creek firefighters... Read More
Construction will begin next year on a third parking garage at Disney Springs, part of a $360 million expansion that received huge tax breaks. The 2000-car garage is part of a renovation project to the enterta... Read More