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News & Events

Friday Forum: Moving into the Future

Moving into the Future Feb 21, 2020 Noon-1 p.m. at the Pantages Lobby As we age our needs, abilities, and preferences change. Fewer people will be able to drive and local services for people with disabilities and other needs will … Continue reading

We’re Hiring: Events Coordinator

Join our growing team to support all Downtown On the Go events – walk, bike, transit, talk, advocacy, and fundraising! We are hiring for an Events Coordinator who will work directly with staff to manage events, coordinate volunteers, and market … Continue reading

Celebrate the Start of 2020 with Us!

Downtown On the Go is having a party at 7 Seas Brewing Co. on Jan. 29, 2019 and you are all invited! We are kicking off 2020 with lots of excitement and support. We’ll be dreaming up all the ways … Continue reading

Friday Forum: Aging In Place on January 24, 2020

In 2020, Downtown On the Go is engaging in a discussion around how Tacoma is adapting to meet the needs of our aging population. By the year 2030 there will be more people over the age of 60 than under … Continue reading

Kristina Walker Among 40 Under 40 Honored at ACT Conference

The Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT) celebrated the announcement of the 2019 40 Under 40 recipients at the annual TDM Forum in Seattle, WA.  Continue reading

Vote for Transit on Nov 5 with No on 1-976!

When you vote by Nov. 5, 2019 you have the chance to make our Tacoma City Council more walk, bike, and transit friendly. Check out the candidate video below! The Downtown On the Go Board has voted to endorse the … Continue reading

Join us at the 2019 Luncheon!

We’re looking forward to celebrating with Tacoma once again this year with our Annual Transportation Innovator Awards and Luncheon! Join us to learn a little bit more about what we do, celebrate successes, support the future of active transportation in … Continue reading

Light Up Your Ride Oct. 24!

The air is crisp and the sky is grey –  that means Light Up Your Ride is right around the corner! Downtown On the Go wants to make sure you feel safe riding your bike in these fall and winter … Continue reading

Ride the Bus with Tacoma Creates this Arts Month!

Join the Ride the Bus event on October 9 and help celebrate Arts Month!  Hear about the exciting events happening this Arts Month from Community Program Specialist Chevi Chung, and get the inside scoop on the new voter-approved Tacoma Creates, … Continue reading

PARK(ing) Day in Tacoma

An international day of turning passive urban parking stalls into active mini-parks filled with people, plants, music, art, and games comes to downtown Tacoma on Friday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Local businesses, organizations, and residents will … Continue reading