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k5jmh
06-27-2011, 06:07 PM
What has/is happened/happening with Flamingo Crossings?

http://www.flamingocrossingsfl.com/index.html

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safetymom
06-27-2011, 06:20 PM
You never hear anything about this here in NO Name Town.

mikelan6
06-27-2011, 06:29 PM
Maybe the ABDers can ask this when they're at Imagineering next month.

PryncessChrysty
06-27-2011, 07:50 PM
I don't know how credible this blog (http://marciodisneyarchives.blogspot.com/2010/11/flamingo-crossings-next-10-years-at.html)is but it claims to quote Dave Smith (dated 11/17/10):


Q: I just returned from Walt Disney World. During our trip, the staff at our time share shared with us that a new park is currently under development and will be called Flamingo Cove. As a D23 Member and subscriber to the Disney Parks Blog, I have not heard or seen anything about this new park. Although this might not be a true "archive" type question, I was hoping you could give some insight as to what the theme of this park is going to be and when it is expected to open.
Lindsay, Indianapolis, Indiana


A [Dave Smith]: It is Flamingo Crossings, and it is not a theme park but rather a lodging and shopping district planned on the Walt Disney World property near State Road 429 and Western Way. The development is planned to be built in phases over 8-10 years, and, according to the announcement, it will feature value-oriented hotels and motels, along with fast-food and casual dining restaurants, and shops offering wares such as groceries, toiletries, and basic clothing.

tjmj9801
06-27-2011, 08:45 PM
A grocery store alone would make it awesome! Especially if it can be reached by bus. :thumbsup2