Westchester officials survey safety precautions at Rye Playland
Westchester County officials toured Rye Playland Thursday to ensure there are safety precautions in place before the opening.
News 12 went behind the scenes with officials to take a look at the concession stands and rides.
The move comes on the heels of public criticism launched at Playland by the management company after the county killed a 30-year deal to have Standard Amusements operate the park.
County Executive George Latimer ended the deal. Officials at Standard Amusements were critical of the county and suggested that reports revealed a lack of safety at Playland.
Latimer refuted the claims and said earlier this week, "This park is safe, has been safe and will be safe."
The park officially opens Saturday.