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Try Transit this October

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October is Try Transit Month – and your opportunity to try public transportation. Whether you’ve never ridden a bus or train or you just want to try a new route, Try Transit Month gives you a great chance to get … Continue reading

Join us for DOTG’s First Ever Annual Luncheon!

Downtown businesses have all felt the effects of the great work that Downtown On the Go does with their programs in transportation options and downtown living. Celebrate their good work at the monthly Chamber Luncheon on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, sponsored … Continue reading

Prairie Line Trail Opens


On September 25, Tacoma celebrated the opening of the Prairie Line Trail through the heart of the UWT campus from South 17th Street to South 21st Street.  This is the first of three segments creating a 1 mile bicycle and … Continue reading

Park(ing) Day in Downtown Tacoma!

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There will be over 25 pop-up parks in downtown Tacoma on Friday, September 19 in celebration of Park(ing) Day, a global day in which parking spots temporarily become public parks.  Join in on the fun!  The interactive parks will be … Continue reading

Fall Bike to Work Week 2014

Join us September 21-27 for events to extend your bike commuting into autumn! Embrace the Hill We know that getting home from work usually means biking up the hill. We encourage you to “Embrace the Hill” by trying different routes … Continue reading

Walk to Work and Win!

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Walk to work at least five days in the month of September and win a Walk Tacoma t-shirt, a $5 coffee card, and be entered in a drawing for a $100 gift certificate to South Sound Running.  Just log your … Continue reading

Join our team!

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NEW: These positions have been filled. Enthusiastic transportation professionals with a good attitude and some experience in transportation demand management and event planning are invited to send their resumes in today for our part-time coordinator position. See yourself as that person … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma’s Scavenger Hunt

Come explore downtown Tacoma and join Downtown On the Go for a walking scavenger hunt Wednesday, August 6, 2014 from 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.  Participants will begin the scavenger hunt between 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. at the Social Bar … Continue reading

A Free Family Event for All Ages


Bring your family downtown and enjoy a group walk along Pacific Avenue and the south waterfront, with fun activities for the kids, a visit by Rhubarb, goodie bags, and a ride on the Link. Choose between the Family Walk, led … Continue reading

Celebrate “Walk Tacoma Day” with the Public Art Walk

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Help celebrate “Walk Tacoma Day” by joining Elizabeth Conner, Pacific Avenue Streetscape artist and Downtown On the Go on the Walk Tacoma Public Art Walk, Wednesday, June 18, 2014 from 5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. The 1.2 mile walk, sponsored … Continue reading