KPD fun run July 27 will support Special Olympics

The Keizer Police Department will stage its first 5K Foot Pursuit in July to benefit Special Olympics of Oregon.

The Pursuit is a 5K Run/Walk and a 1K walk. The 5K will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 27 at the Keizer Rotary Amphitheater at Keizer Rapids Park. This part of the Pursuit will include a non-chip timed run through nearby neighborhoods; the 1K will take place on the trails inside park boundaries.

The entree fee is $17 prior to July 1 and $25 after. The fee includes a shirt and a goody bag.

Event sponsor and vendor information is available at run That is also the site to sign up as a volunteer on the day of the event.

For more event information call 503-390-3713.