On Saturday, September 8th, a memorial 5K race and walk will take place to remember former colleague and friend Margaret Anderson, who was slain in the line of duty on January 1st. The race will begin at 9 a.m.
From 2004 to 2008, Margaret was a law enforcement ranger stationed in the Palisades District of C&O Canal.
Members of the public and National Park Service employees are invited to participate as a way to honor Margaret’s sacrifice and memory. Pre-registration is available on the Canal Trust website at the “More Information” link below.
All proceeds from the event will be donated to Margaret’s family for the care of her two young daughters.