The Herkimer D.A.R.E. Run will take place on Saturday, Aug. 17 to raise funds for the Herkimer Police Department’s drug awareness program.
Organizers are reminding residents there will be no parking on North Main, Church and German streets and Lou Ambers Drive during the Saturday morning events.
The Junior Fun Run will start at 8:30 a.m. and the 5K will start at 9:15 a.m.
The start and finish lines for both races will be in front of the Herkimer County Historic 1834 Jail on North Main Street.
The event is the only fundraiser for the Herkimer D.A.R.E. program, which serves Herkimer Elementary School and St. Francis de Sales elementary school students.
Awards and T-shirts will be handed out during the event. Registration starts at 7:30 a.m.
For more information, contact Patrolman Steven Elwood at 866-4330 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.