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Disney Springs Discussion

Discussion in 'Disney Springs' started by Helena123, Nov 18, 2010.

  1. AlexanderMBush

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    And opened for lunch, according to Twitter. That was fast.
     
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    At Disney Springs right now and WOW, they really needed that third garage open for today. Both garages were completely at capacity - so much so that they were directing you back out to the Team Disney parking without letting you look for a spot. Once we got to Team Disney finding a spot there took us a good 15 minutes as even that lot was at 100% capacity.
     
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    I too was at Disney Springs today! More parking is definitely needed there. The biggest thing I noticed was that many of the electronic parking signs didn’t seem to be working. They didn’t show a red X, or say zero empty spots. They were just blank.

    It meant everyone was driving around looking for spots which turned the garage into a mess.
     
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    They’ve been installing a new set of sensors in the garage which is why the signs have been off. Not the ideal time of year for that to be happening.
     
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    So just as I was talking about parking the other day, according to someone over on Magic, a 4th garage has already been approved for the parking lot on the other side of the speedway. May have direct I-4 connection.
     
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    I didn't realize parking at Disney Springs was such an issue again. I know it used to be but I thought the garages alleviated that. Unless the growth in popularity is that much faster than the spaces.

    Also, have the buses from the resorts gotten any better/running more frequently? It used to be ABYSMAL.
     
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    Is that a new restaurant?
     
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    Yes, it's replacing the old Wolfgang Puck restaurant that was in this spot before they moved.
     
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    Ride or don't care.
     
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    Third Garage:


     
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    Can't tell by the pics. Will the 3rd garage be ready for Hell Week?
     
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    Everything looks like it's wrapping up, but they'll still be cutting it SUPER tight to get it open for the end of the month.
     
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