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Bob Iger on Disney California Adventure

Iger is putting more than a billion dollars into upgrading the California Adventure theme park
"Building in the downturn turns out to be a great thing"
"Building in the downturn turns out to be a great thing"Photograph by Thomas Prior for Bloomberg Businessweek

Iger has committed more than $1 billion over five years to remake the 11-year-old Disney California Adventure. On a hot July morning, he shows Devin Leonard around the park.

Thanks for squeezing me in.
My pleasure. It’s sort of killing two birds. My granddaughter is over in the Magic Kingdom [the original park, California Adventure’s adjacent sister], so she’s going to come over later, and we’re going to go on some rides together.