Return The Tidal Wave To Six Flags Great America
Whereas, The Tidal Wave was one of the earliest major roller coaster attractions added to Marriott's Great America in Gurnee, Illinois in 1978; and Whereas, it operated to the delight of its riders for 13 seasons; and Whereas, it was one of the signature and most recognizable attractions of Great America; and Whereas, it was a unique attraction, rare to be found anywhere else in the country or the world; and Whereas, the Six Flags park that most recently was operating the attraction has now ceased operation; and Whereas, Six Flags corporation should be doing its utmost to preserve the heritage of Great America for current and future generations; Therefore BE IT RESOLVED by the undersigned: 1. Six Flags Corporation should should dismantle the attraction formerly known as The Tidal Wave at its current location in Louisville, Kentucky; 2. All components, parts and equipment for the attraction should be relocated to Six Flags Great America; 3. A suitable site should be prepared for the reinstallation of the attraction; 4. The attraction should be restored as best as possible to its original theming and color schemes and any original theming items be salvaged wherever possible; 5. The attraction should reopen again as The Tidal Wave for the 2011 operating season. So say we all!