Orlando in Orange County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Carver Court Public Housing Complex
Erected 2003 by Orlando Housing Authority and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-475.)
Location. 28° 31.922′ N, 81° 23.523′ W. Marker is in Orlando, Florida, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Jernigan Avenue and South Lee Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Jernigan Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is located in Carver Park, on Jernigan Avenue overlook at the lake. Marker is in this post office area: Orlando FL 32805, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Carver Court Public Housing Complex (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mount Pleasant Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); Atlantic Coastline Station (approx. ¾ mile away); Tinker Field (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Cathedral Church of Saint Luke (approx. 1.2 miles away); Orlando's First Settler, Aaron Jernigan (approx. 1.4 miles away); Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain (approx. 1.4 miles away); Mathew Robinson Marks (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orlando.
Regarding Carver Court Public Housing Complex. The last buildings of Carver Court were demolished in 2001. The Orlando Housing Authority Carver Park HOPE VI community now occupies the site.
Also see . . .
1. Carver Court Residents Can Start Packing - Orlando Sentinel. (Submitted on March 18, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Orlando Housing Authority: Photos of (Carver Court) Distressed Units. (Submitted on March 18, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 18, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.