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Link & Drink Nov. 3 !


Tacoma is growing in the two best ways: breweries and light rail! Join Downtown: On the Go! and Tacoma Green Drinks on November 3rd at 5:30 p.m. We will be starting at Odd Otter, and hopping from brewery to brewery … Continue reading

Live Downtown Program Grows


In partnership with MultiCare Health System, our Live Downtown program welcomed Bonnie Windsor of Johns Hopkins Hospital and Medical Center to Tacoma last week to hear about her Live Close to Work program. More than 30 downtown leaders gathered to learn … Continue reading

Congratulations to our 2016 Transportation Innovators!


On Oct. 14, 2016, we honored our Transportation Innovator Nominees and Award Winners at our Annual Luncheon. Thank you to those who attended and congratulations to our 2016 Nominees and Award winners!* Every individual or business nominated for an award … Continue reading

Light Up Your Ride!

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October means shorter days but that doesn’t have to mean less bike riding. Downtown On the Go wants to shed some light on commuting by handing out free bike lights on Oct. 27, 2016 at Light Up Your Ride. We … Continue reading

Link & Drink 2016!


Link & Drink 2016! Tacoma, Wash. – Tacoma is growing in the two best ways: breweries and light rail! On November 3, 2016 Downtown: On the Go will be highlighting the accessibility of Tacoma breweries using the Sound Transit Tacoma … Continue reading

Ride the Bus with Auditor Julie Anderson

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Election season is upon us and Pierce County Auditor Julie Anderson can answer any and all questions about voting this November. On Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 at noon Downtown On the Go is hosting a Ride the Bus event featuring Auditor Anderson, … Continue reading

UWT/Prairie Line Trail Walk on Oct. 5


Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016 will be our last Walk Tacoma event of the season! Join Historian Michael Sullivan during your lunch hour, noon-1 p.m., as he explains the past, present, and future of the Prairie Line Trail. The 1.2-mile route … Continue reading

Park(ing) Day 2016

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Park(ing) Day is an international event in which artists, citizens, and businesses will temporarily transform a metered parking spot into temporary public spaces. Park(ing) Day’s mission is to call attention to the need for more urban open space, generate discussion … Continue reading

Celebrate at the 2016 Annual Luncheon and Fundraiser


Downtown employers, employees, residents, and fans, will be celebrating on Oct. 14, 2016, and we invite you to join us! Our Annual Luncheon is an opportunity to honor our transportation innovators (nominations open until Sept. 11, 2016!), talk about transportation … Continue reading

DOTG Board Endorses Sound Transit 3


This November, voters in the Puget Sound region will have the opportunity to support the creation of a mass transit system that will provide citizens access to good jobs, more opportunities for mobility, and a relief from congestion. ST3 will bring … Continue reading