Members of the New Milford Police Union will be participating in the 35th annual Special Olympics Torch Run tomorrow. The New Milford portion of the Torch Run will begin at 7:30 am from the Green and will travel southbound on Route 7 to the Brookfield town line. The Torch will be handed off to the Brookfield Police Department.
Drivers are cautioned to expect slower traffic along Route 7 tomorrow morning during the Law Enforcement Torch Run.
It's the largest public awareness vehicle and grass-roots fundraiser for Special Olympics. The Final Leg will take place during the Opening Ceremony for the Special Olympics Connecticut Summer Sports Series at Fairfield University tomorrow evening.
The New Milford Police Department is thanking local businesses and organizations that took part in their Adopt-A-Mile Fundraiser for last year and this. New Milford came in first place for 2020.