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We’re hiring a Business Outreach Coordinator!

We’re looking for our next great Business Outreach Coordinator. Downtown On the Go is a small non-profit with a dedicated team of 5 employees who work to make transportation options easier, and realistic, for all people. Our Business Outreach Coordinator … Continue reading

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Light Up Your Ride!

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

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Did you know – Walk Tacoma Award 2

Walk Tacoma was honored with the award for Urban Revitalization at the 2016 Historic Tacoma Awards.

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Walk Tacoma Day on June 15

The mayor of Tacoma proclaims the third Wednesday in June Walk Tacoma Day. In honor of this day, Downtown On the Go is hosting a short walk along the Prairie Line Trail through the University of Washington Tacoma campus. Begin … Continue reading

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Tacoma Link Alignment Moving Forward

What’s going on? On Aug. 11, 2015, Tacoma City Council unanimously passed a resolution making a recommendation to the Sound Transit Board of Directors selecting the alignment and stations to be built.  The recommendation reaffirms the preferred alternative route and … Continue reading

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Meet the Staff: Teri

I usually ride my bike, but I also like to take the bus or walk. I like to change up my commute all the time to keep it interesting! Continue reading

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2015: The Year of the Bike

As the number of cyclists in town has gradually increased, Downtown On the Go is excited to finally announce: 2015 is the Year of the Bike in Tacoma. Following Mayor Strickland’s formal proclamation on Feb. 10, we  kicked off the Year of … Continue reading

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Enjoy Downtown this Holiday Season

There is a lot happening in downtown Tacoma this holiday season, and many ways to get there.  Leave your car home and enjoy these events with a walk or bike ride. Or try riding transit – 18 local Pierce Transit bus routes serve downtown, and … Continue reading

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“I [Bus] Tacoma” Selfie campaign

Get an “I [Bus] Tacoma” button at a Try Transit Month event, wear it proudly, take a selfie, and you could win $100 gift card! To be eligible for the prize drawing, each photo must include the participant (18 years … Continue reading

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Meet Peter and Christie

Living and working downtown has saved $430 dollars a month or $5,160 a year. Continue reading

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