Illuminate Jax

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Illuminate Jax, a group of local businesspeople hoping to use LED lighting to brighten up Jacksonville's skyline, revealed several concept designs at a meeting of the Downtown Council of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce this morning.

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Four local businesspeople have a message for downtown Jacksonville — lighten up.

Illuminate Jax is scheduled to present their vision for redesigned lighting of Jacksonville's skyline to the Downtown Council of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce next week.

Margie Seaman, director of commercial real estate services for Sellers Realty Group, had the idea to light up buildings downtown about a year ago.

“We always accuse ourselves of having an inferiority complex,” she said of city residents. “This could be a way to inject true pride.”