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Walk Tacoma’s Museum Walk April 16

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Join Downtown On the Go and Pierce County Executive Pat McCarthy on Walk Tacoma’s Museum Walk, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.  The 2.5 mile walk, sponsored by TWOKOI Japanese Cuisine, will start at the Children’s Museum … Continue reading

Friday Forum: Author Elly Blue

Pedaling Our Way to Health and Wealth “Bikes are good for the economy” (and other little known truths about transportation and our collective and personal health and wealth) will be part of the discussion Friday, Apr. 4, 2014 from noon … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma Series Kicks Off in Wright Park

NEW – Grover from Sesame Street LIVE will be making a special appearance at our Walk Tacoma Kick-Off! On Wednesday, April 2 Downtown On the Go and the American Heart Association are coming together to host a walking event in … Continue reading

Volunteer with DOTG

Help out DOTG with the Downtown Consumer Survey! Want to lend DOTG a hand? We’re seeking volunteers to help conduct the 2014 Downtown Consumer Survey. The goal of the survey is to provide a snapshot of the travel and spending patterns … Continue reading

Forum on Complete Streets – Feb. 21

Can cars, bikes, buses and pedestrians co-exist? Making room for all modes of transportation is not only possible but the most inclusive and inviting way to design our streets. Hear from experienced planners, local advocates and people who use all … Continue reading

DOTG is hiring a CTR Coordinator

Join the team at Downtown On the Go as our new CTR Coordinator! Downtown On the Go is looking for an enthusiastic, business-savvy professional to coordinate Commute Trip Reduction (CTR) requirements and events for downtown Tacoma.  The CTR Coordinator will … Continue reading

Welcome Jonah!

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DOTG welcomes Jonah Jensen as DOTG President for 2014. It’s an honor and privilege to serve our great community as President of Downtown On the Go.  Last year was a historic one for us, and we’ve recently reached a major … Continue reading

Holiday Gift Guide

Need some help shopping for that commuter? We’ve got a holiday gift guide for that! Swift Panniers “My bike is my car, and these panniers are my trunk!”  Read the full review… Packable Rain Boots “The Hunter Original Packable Tour … Continue reading

Downtown On the Go Board Plans for the Future

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The DOTG board huddled for a strategic planning session on Nov. 14, 2013 to update their six year workplan and brainstorm new projects and campaigns. Downtown On the Go’s vision for downtown is a vibrant place where business and community … Continue reading

Welcome New DOTG Board Members


Welcome Suzzanne Freeborn, MultiCare, and Patrick Forza, Jacobs, and James Sinding, UW Tacoma, to the DOTG board! Patrick brings his experience in transportation engineering and project management to the DOTG board.  He leads Jacobs Tacoma Office, which opened recently to serve … Continue reading