But one worker says they’re training ride operators, and rides are already getting wiped down and sanitized.
On the boardwalk, business owners and visitors are equally excited.
“We’re delighted. We think it will change everything. Things are quiet but they’ll be much busier once the rides open because they’ll attract much more people,” Curran said.
And now that they have an opening date, Morey’s Pier is looking to fill over 500 seasonal positions.