Posted Monday, October 14, 2002 4:55 AM | Contributed by SyntaxError
As the bidding deadline for the park nears, the identity of the second bidder mentioned for the past several weeks has been revealed. ProParks, a company formed two years ago in San Diego, has expressed interest in purchasing the park, but isn't sure it can get a bid in by the deadline of October 15.
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Monday, October 14, 2002 7:30 AM
It seems doubtful that anyone is going to take over this park and have it really operating next year. Between local politics and bond holders who would rather lose all of their money than just part of it, it's going to be hard for anyone to take this park over.
Monday, October 14, 2002 8:15 AM
It's probably not a coincidence that ProParks has become a player in this. ProParks operates Super Splash in Edinburg, TX, a water park that once had close ties to ITPS, the consultant handling the sale of VisionLand.
Monday, October 14, 2002 11:32 AM
Maybe Mr. Bonfante should look these guys up.
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