Commuter Profiles

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Meet Jessica

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… having such a short commute is great and the big PLUS is that I have so many options to get to work. Walk, bike, bus, drive… Continue reading

Meet Peter and Christie

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

Meet Sebastian

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I sometimes see the owner of a local coffee shop on my way home or one of gents at the local barber shop I use. It is nice to have that kind of interaction. Continue reading

Meet Marylou

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I only fill my gas tank about every two months and my car insurance is lower because I don’t drive to work. It is quicker for me to walk than to drive. Continue reading

Meet Matt

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Name: Matt Occupation: Bike and Carshare Coordinator Employer: Downtown On The Go Gets around by: Bicycle   Where do you live and where do you work?  I live near the University of Puget Sound and work downtown at 9th and … Continue reading

Meet Eric

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Enjoyment, fresh air, 5 minutes of solitude from my busy house to work. Plus, I like to be as sustainable as I can. Continue reading

Meet Jamie

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Walk downtown Tacoma! There are so many hidden gems! Continue reading

Meet Sheryl

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Connecting to her neighborhood and saving her wallet are just a few of the reasons Sheryl loves walking to work and living downtown. Continue reading

Meet Nikki

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Name: Nikki Occupation: Intern, Intern Employer: City of Tacoma, Downtown On the Go Gets around by: Bike Where do you live and where do you work? I live in University Place, but I work as a liaison for the City of Tacoma’s Stadium In … Continue reading

Meet Diana

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The savings frees up my spending for other things like paint and art supplies–which I can’t get enough of! l guess you could say my first Spaceworks Tacoma mural is a green mural. About 85-90 percent of the materials used were transported either on foot, by bike or the Tacoma Link Light Rail. Continue reading