Enthusiasts have speculated about Mean Streak's future for years. That speculation was given a shot of adrenaline when Cedar Point announced in August that the wooden giant would be "closing for good" on September 16, 2016. Construction crews soon began work on Mean Streak, with all signs pointing to a transformation by Rocky Mountain Construction.
Goodbye, pard'ner. pic.twitter.com/94ucD8RgJl— Cedar Point (@cedarpoint) August 1, 2016