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Walk Tacoma: Hilltop Tree Walk

Learn about the trees in Hilltop on the next in-person tour of the 2022 Walk Tacoma series. The 1.5 mile walk, led by the Tacoma Tree Foundation will begin at People’s Park at noon on May 4. Pre-registration is not … Continue reading

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Bike Ride to the Sustainability Expo

The South Sound Sustainability Expo is back, and with it is Downtown On the Go’s annual ride. Get your bike ready for spring and ride up to the Expo in zero carbon style. This short ride will begin at City … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma: New Downtown Business Tour

The 2022 Walk Tacoma series will kick off on April 6, with the launch of Downtown On the Go’s first in-person walk since 2019. Join us for a guided tour throughout downtown to learn about a variety of new businesses … Continue reading

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Friday Forums 2022: Growing a Green Future: Land Use & Sustainability

From tree coverage & housing density to walkability & transit access, city design can make sustainable choices the easier option – or make them downright impossible. Join us as we explore how our land use policies and design choices inform … Continue reading

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Help shape DOTG’s advocacy work!

Your mobility matters, no matter how you get around. Help shape Downtown On the Go’s advocacy priorities for 2022 and beyond by answering these short surveys about walking (and rolling), biking, and using transit in Tacoma. Bike Survey Walk Survey … Continue reading

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Friday Forums 2022: It Takes Two: Housing & Transportation

Housing and transportation are inextricably linked; dense housing needs connected and frequent transit to succeed while transit needs demand to fuel expansion. Learn more about this intersection while we explore the question: how can we plan future development and transit … Continue reading

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Friday Forums 2022: What’s Zoning, Anyway? A Land Use Primer

What’s Zoning, Anyway?: A Land Use Primer MUC, UGC, & TOD… oh my! The world of planning is full of terminology that can feel unapproachable for everyday community members. Join us for a panel that will demystify the concepts like … Continue reading

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Tacoma Light Trail: Bike Decoration and Ride

Light your bike and ride to see the sights! Celebrate the light and the new year with a free, family friendly bike ride!  Just prior to the ride, we’ll get together to light up and decorate our bikes and ride … Continue reading

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Hilltop’s Black-owned Business Tour

Learn about the history of some of Hilltop’s Black-owned businesses that have storied histories and an immeasurable impact on the community and its members. Hear from the business owners themselves about the history of their organizations, their experience in the … Continue reading

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Ride the Bus with Pierce Transit CEO Mike Griffus

Join the virtual Ride the Bus event on Nov. 3, 2021 from 3 – 4 p.m. to discuss transit in Pierce County, planning and development, and riding the bus. Downtown On the Go is looking forward to chatting with Mike … Continue reading

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