Orange County opens multi-cultural center in Pine Hills

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — After years of planning and development, a new multi-cultural center is now open in Pine Hills.


It’s meant to be a hub for the arts, culture, and innovation in the neighborhood.

The center is located on West Colonial Drive, near North Hiawassee Road.

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The project has been in the works for around seven years and experienced several delays, including the COVID-19 pandemic and a labor shortage.

Orange County Commissioner Victoria Siplin said the center will serve as a hub of community activities.

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“This will be a place where residents can come and get resources,” Siplin said.

The location was once a grocery store.

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Neighbors said this is the safe place they have been asking for.

Channel 9 has a crew covering the center’s grand opening and will provide updates on Eyewitness News.

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Q Mccray

Q McCray, WFTV.com

Q McCray is an award-winning general assignment reporter.

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