Commuter Profiles

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Meet Karen & Dick


Karen and Dick try out downtown living to downsize their space and their commutes Continue reading

Meet Jordan


If he can’t ride his bike, Jordan will happily take the bus where ever he needs to go. As he is a student who also works in the downtown area, you will see most likely see Jordan with a smile on his face – riding his bike and saving his money for college in the fall. Continue reading

Meet Kate

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Kate is an expert in transportation choices – literally! She walks, pedals, rides transit, and car shares around the region in her work and has great ideas to help everyone get around and enjoy the ride. Continue reading

Meet Michaele


Michaele loves living downtown because it puts her within easy walking distance of both work and play. Continue reading

Meet Robert

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Robert combines biking, skateboarding, and taking the bus to save money and save the parking for his customers. Continue reading

Meet Jana

Jana saves time, money, and greenhouse gas emissions by taking the bus. Continue reading

Meet Councilmember Walker

Councilmember Lauren Walker’s work and focus on community in Tacoma is commendable. But did you know she is also a bicycle commuter? Lauren has been biking to work for years, and we thought we’d catch up with her to ask her a few questions about her commute. Continue reading

Meet Gini


Tacoma is such a beautiful place, especially downtown, and walking helps me enjoy where I live. Continue reading

Meet Amy


I love walking to work through Wright Park. The trees never fail to brighten my mood… Continue reading

Meet Ian


Ian walks to work. His advice? Just walk! Continue reading