a bronze plaque commemorating the Terry Fox Run that passed through Wilmot Township, placed in Petersburg Park

Terry Fox in Wilmot Township: Memorial plaque marks 40th anniversary of historic run

CTV News, Kitchener – Forty years ago, Terry Fox travelled through Wilmot Township as he made his way across eastern Canada during his Marathon of Hope. He ran through the area on July 20, 1980. Four decades later, the township has put up a plaque in a park near his route.