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Testing the Tiny Transit Park

The downtown core neighborhood is a community made up of employees, students, visitors, residents, and our homeless population. Many people’s days start, end, or meet in downtown at some point. Tacoma is developing quickly and there are still some spaces … Continue reading

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PARK(ing) Day Art Walk

Get in one last walk with us on Friday, September 21st! Our PARK(ing) Day Art Walk culminates the 2018 Walk Tacoma series. During the walk, Seong Shin from McGranaham Architects will lead us from Tollefson Plaza, along a stretch of … Continue reading

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Park(ing) Day 2018

Providing temporary public open space… one parking spot at a time! 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. 21 from … Continue reading

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Bike Ride with City Council 2018

On September 13, 2018, your City Council Members will be biking around Tacoma checking out the good, the bad, and the ugly of downtown Tacoma’s biking routes. This year is a biennial budget year, Tacoma is growing, parking is expensive, … Continue reading

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Create Your Own Park(ing) Day Space in Tacoma

Calling all businesses, organizations, artists, and persons interested in lively public space!  Friday, September 21 is Park(ing) Day, a global day in which parking spots temporarily become public parks. Want a piece of the action?  Create your own Park(ing) Day … Continue reading

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Meet the Staff: Liza

Name: Liza Higbee-Robinson Occupation: Events Assistant Employer: Downtown On the Go Gets Around by: Walk, Bike, Bus, or Drive Where do you life and where do you work? I live in the North Slope Historic District near Jason Lee Middle … Continue reading

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Barley & Berries Bash 2018

*Online ticket sales are now closed. Tickets will be available at the door but please email Beka to let us know you’re coming!* Experience an evening out on the water at Foss Waterway Seaport and join Downtown on the Go for … Continue reading

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Speak Up This Summer!

There are many ways to create change in Tacoma. From City Council to Neighborhood Council meetings and all the commissions and boards between – it is a puzzle. Come learn about the who, what, where, and when of making an … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma Scavenger Hunt

If you love healthy competition, the chance to win cool prizes, and exploring downtown Tacoma, the Walk Tacoma Scavenger Hunt is for you! Taking place on August 1, the free hunt will send you on a journey through downtown to … Continue reading

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Walk with Tacoma’s Sports Legends

Walk alongside some of the greatest sports legends in the Tacoma area on the Walk Tacoma Sports History Walk sponsored by KPG.  The free 1.3-mile walk will be held on Wednesday, July 11 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m., starting at … Continue reading

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