(CBS DETROIT) – Thousands of jobs are heading to the chopping block at Disney.
The entertainment giant says it’s laying off 28,000 employees at its theme parks.READ MORE: Detroit Teen Shot In Head, Critically Injured
About two thirds of those are part-time workers.READ MORE: Contract Talks To Resume At Kellogg's Amid Cereal Strike
Its California parks have yet to reopen due to coronavirus restrictions and its Florida parks are operating at limited capacity.
In a memo to employees, the chairman of the parks division said this is the only feasible option in light of the prolonged impact of the virus.MORE NEWS: Michigan Senate Approves End To Tax On Menstrual Products
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