Seminole State, Valencia College seek Florida legislative funding for new construction

Metro Orlando colleges are seeking at least $16.67 million in Florida funding tied to new construction.

So far, Central Florida colleges have requested funds for five projects from the Florida Legislature’s 2022 session. Requests include both new construction and renovation projects.

Valencia College Lake Nona Building 2: The college is requesting $5 million for the new building described as a 90,909-square-foot, $43.98 million project. Bidding out the project and a construction timeline would…