TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – It’s been almost one year since the deadly school shooting in Parkland.READ MORE: Norwegian Cruise Line CEO Warns Company Could Take Ships Out Of Florida Over Vaccine Proof Ban
To honor the victims, the Florida State Capitol will be lit up in orange.READ MORE: Woman Arrested Following Fight At Miami International Airport
Commissioner Nikki Fried proposed the move during a meeting Monday night.
The state capitol will glow orange all week to honor the memory of the 17 students and staff lost at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.MORE NEWS: Taste Of The Town: Popular Japanese Restaurant Uchi Miami Finds Home In Wynwood
The color orange serves as a symbol of hope.