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By Renee Summers
Telegram Reporter 

LIFF Project Lights Up River Rouge Neighborhoods

 

November 4, 2021

Commissioner Patty Campbell shows off one of the luminous Hopscotch games located throughout the city of River Rouge and serve as Safe Spaces for children.

A new innovative project has emerged on the sidewalks and in the parks of River Rouge in the form of LIFF Zones. LIFF stands for Lumination Is Family Fun and City Commissioner Patty Campbell says the idea for the project stemmed from childhood and the memories of playtime.

The definition of lumination is "the emission of light." Campbell says city leaders met with members of the public safety department, the schools, and residents to create a project that would be of some benefit and use to everyone. "Everybody needed one thing in particular: a central, lit-up place, mentally and phys...



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