By Bria Brown

(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.

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About two thirds of those are part-time workers.

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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.

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