Jacksonville Beach, Fla. --- (WTLV News) A petition that recently hit Change.org aims to turn a one mile stretch of Jacksonville Beach into a place free of tan lines.
In the online petition aimed at Jacksonville Beach Mayor Charlie Latham, Jacksonville resident Angela Anderson asks that a section of Jax Beach be "clothing optional".
In the petition Anderson writes: "Just as we have given way to respect other's cultures and our environment, we must allow others to practice their beliefs."
"It's not anything to be ashamed of," Anderson says. "People are very ashamed of their bodies and we'd like to break out of that."
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