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Pierce County Council Candidates Talk Transportation

We asked the Pierce County Council candidates to talk transportation in Pierce County. This year, there are four Pierce County Council positions up for grabs. Decisions made at the county level can have a huge impact on what happens in … Continue reading

New ways to Speak Up at Tacoma City Council

Not sure how to connect with Tacoma City Council virtually? We’ve got you covered. Join us for a virtual Speak Up training on Oct. 29. Learn how to give comment to Tacoma City Council even during COVID through three virtual … Continue reading

Pedal with Politicians video blog series is now available!

Over the last several weeks, some of your Tacoma City Council Members biked around Tacoma to get up close and personal with the existing (and missing) bike and trail networks in Tacoma. Since we can’t gather in person for a … Continue reading

Annual Luncheon

Downtown On the Go Annual Luncheon | November 13, 2020 (12 – 1 p.m.) Register now! Creating Connections for the Future  Our transportation system depends on us. Downtown On the Go has worked together with our community and leaders to make … Continue reading

Light Up Your Ride

The air is crisp and the sky is grey –  that means Light Up Your Ride is right around the corner! Downtown On the Go wants to make sure you feel safe riding your bike in these fall and winter … Continue reading

Looking for our next leader

It is with sadness that Downtown On the Go says goodbye to our Executive Director Kristina Walker after nearly 10 years. But it is with excitement that we take the opportunity to look for our next executive director to lead … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma: Stronger & Better Together with Tacoma Urban League

Take a virtual guided tour through Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood and learn about locations that have had a significant impact on the people and culture through the years​, led by Lexis Withers, Assistant to the Tacoma Urban League President and CEO. … Continue reading

PARK(ing) Day Videos Are Now Available Online!

Online panels discussed the long-term benefits and ongoing work to bring equity to our streets on Sept. 18, 2020 to mark the annual, international PARK(ing) Day. Downtown On the Go was joined by community members and experts to talk about … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma: Puyallup Tribe Walk in Downtown Tacoma

Take a virtual guided tour through downtown Tacoma and hear how the Puyallup Tribe has interacted with the land and the city throughout the generations​, led by Charlotte Basch, the Historic Education Coordinator for the Puyallup Tribe of Indians. The … Continue reading

Park(ing) Day 2020

Due to COVID-19, our typical Park(ing) Day event is not possible but we have the same goal: To call attention to the need for more urban open space, generate discussion and debate around how public space is utilized, and to … Continue reading