Interview with Tony Ortiz on June 13, 2017, Segment 13
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Ortiz explains that Parque Las Americas, or Nature's Park, was destroyed in 2004 after a hurricane. At that time he decided to reestablish the park with a new concept, one of a continuous interaction of the neighborhood. Dominoes, track and a dog park are some of the activities enjoyed by the local community.
June 13, 2017, Recording date
Location of interview
Community-based organizations, Community education, Parks
Individuals or Organizations MentionedLuis Pastrana Silva
, William Díaz
, Parque Las Américas
Related PlacesOrlando, FL
2004, Date mentioned
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Tony Ortiz on June 13, 2017, Segment 13: TOrt.2017.06.13.13. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 28 Oct 2020.
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