JERUSALEM (AFP) - Amusement parks are in the crosshairs of a new amusement park safety law which would force them to provide video surveillance to police, a top amusement park official said Tuesday."We're not saying they're not safe, we're just saying that it's a bit difficult to have a clear picture of what they're doing," Amusements Park owner Ronan Eichenberger told AFP."If you have a large amu...
J’s entertainment and theme park has shut down for the winter due to “a lack of revenue,” the amusement park operator announced in a statement.
The J’s franchisee, J’s Entertainment, said the decision to close the amusement parks came in light of the state’s low tourism growth and the need to maintain a sustainable business model.
In February, the state government announced a budget for the 2017-19 fiscal year that included an increase in amusement park revenues and an increase to the minimum wage.
The amusement park has been one of the few remaining operating theme parks in the state and has enjoyed a reputation for high ticket prices and the thrill of the chase.