Law Enforcement Torch Run

On Friday, April 12, 2019, the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics Florida will be taking place.

The run starts promptly at 8:00 a.m. at the Sheriff’s Office headquarters, 14750 Six Mile Cypress in south Fort Myers and ends at the Sheriff’s Office headquarters. The run is 6 miles long and is restricted to law enforcement and other first responders.

Traffic may be slow between the hours of 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. along northbound U.S. 41, Daniels Parkway and Six Mile Cypress Parkway. Traffic units and other support personnel will escort runners along the route to ensure minimal disruptions. Please come out and help cheer on the first responders who are making a difference for their community!