Company: Walt Disney Parent Company: Walt Disney Subsidy Source: local Location: California City: Anaheim County: Orange Project Description: infrastructure for theme park expansion Year: 1996 Major Industry of Parent: entertainment Specific Industry of Parent: entertainment Subsidy Value: $200,000,000 Program Name: infrastructure assistance Awarding Agency: Anaheim City Council Type of Subsidy:
Capital Investment: $1,400,000,000 Source of Data: The subsidy value and investment projection came from: Marla Jo Fisher, "It's not a small world: Disney plan approved," Orange County Register, October 9, 1996. Notes: Anaheim agreed to spend $200 million for a huge new parking garage and other infrastructure improvements connected to an expansion of the company's Disneyland theme park. This figure does not count the additional $150 million the city agreed to spend to renovate and expand its convention center, which would indirectly benefit Disney. Overlaps with main Subsidy Tracker data: none. Source Notes: If an online information source is not working, check the Tracker inventory page for an updated link.