METROPOLIS, IL – The Hope Light is a 30 foot tall lighthouse located along the Ohio River in Dorothy Miller Park in Metropolis, IL.
This lighthouse was created as a ‘Beacon of Hope’ for cancer patients and cancer survivors. The light represents cancer prevention and early detection as well.
The City of Metropolis donated a section of land in Dorothy Miller Park for the Hope Light project that was completed on June 4, 2014.
- Eggemeyer Associates Architects of Carbondale, IL designed the Lighthouse.
- Parker Custom Machine Shop in Metropolis built the Lighthouse.
- Lefarge of Metropolis donated the cement.
- Kotter Ready Mix of Metropolis donated the concrete.
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