Tuesday, May 22, 2001 5:24 PM
I was thinking, all the amusement parks we have, how long does it take for a company to build a nice park? With landscaping and the whole thing?
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Tuesday, May 22, 2001 5:26 PM
Im just guessing, but probabily a year or two if it is to look nice.
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Tuesday, May 22, 2001 6:24 PM
I had wanted to build a park and it takes quite a bit before
you even break ground. You have to have a feasibility study done in order to find out if your park will be successful where you are planning to locate it. A feasibility study also decides how large the park would to be in relation to the area's population.
To build a park from scratch, it would take about two to three years of conceptual planning, design, and construction before a park is opened.
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Tuesday, May 22, 2001 6:28 PM
I saw on TV that IoA took ten years. Is this true?
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Wednesday, May 23, 2001 5:32 AM
The best parks can't be built quickly. They have to naturally age and grow. No amount of theming can replace a century of timeless fun. It is easy to build a new park but impossible to build an old one.
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Wednesday, May 23, 2001 6:53 AM
IOA took 5 years to build and maybe a couple years in planning.