The Walt Disney Co. (DIS) said late Tuesday its Walt Disney World Resort executives will submit a proposal Wednesday to Orange County, Fla., officials with the company's plan for a "phased reopening" of its theme parks in the area. Disney will present the plan at a meeting of the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force. Disney earlier this month posted a blog and a video of its chief medical officer, Pamela Hymel,outlining the company's approach ( ) to reopening its parks, which include Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla., and Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif. Shares of Disney rose 0.6% in the extended session Tuesday after ending the regular trading day up 2.5%.
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