New state budget bill would give millions to NCFL colleges

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(WCJB)-- The proposed state budget headed to the governor includes millions of dollars for higher education in North Central Florida.

The spending bill contains 63 million dollars in general aid for the University of Florida. It also includes 25 million to build a data science and information technology building as well as 11.5-million for projects at PK Yonge.

The College of Central Florida would get 3.2 million, Florida gateway 1.8-million, and Santa Fe College 4.2 million dollars in general aid