Cedar Fair released a statement this afternoon stating that the proposal to put a new San Francisco 49ers stadium in the middle of its Great America’s main parking area would create “traffic, parking and other operational problems” that would place the park’s operations at risk.
The 49ers said Tuesday the team might be willing to buy the Great America theme park next to its proposed new stadium in Santa Clara to resolve a lingering parking dispute.
The property where Great America and the parking lot is located is owned by the city of Santa Clara. Cedar Fair has the property leased through 2039.
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