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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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Tacoma City Council Candidate Interviews

We invited candidates for Tacoma City Council and Mayor to take transit and talk transportation with us. Access to transportation options directly influences access to opportunities like jobs, school, healthcare, and recreation. We asked candidates about barriers to mobility, exciting … Continue reading

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Light Up Your Ride

The air is crisp, and the sky is grey – that means that Light Up Your Ride is right around the corner! November 7 marks the end of daylight-saving time, which means shorter days and darker commutes by bike. But … Continue reading

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Tacoma to Puyallup Regional Trail Update

Check out the latest updates about the Tacoma to Puyallup Trail Alignment at this PDF!

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Park(ing) Day 2021: Livestreaming Conversations

Park(ing) Day is an international activism project where people around the world repurpose parking spaces into tiny parklets. On September 17, tune in to Downtown On the Go’s (DOTG) Facebook page to listen to us discussing transit related topics with … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma: Scavenger Hunt 2021

Curious about Downtown Tacoma? Want to get outside and celebrate summer? Then DOTG has the event for you! Starting out virtually on August 5, the free challenge will send you on a journey through downtown to decode clues, do activities, … Continue reading

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Meet the Staff: Alex

Name:  Alex Meacham Occupation:  Development and Communications Manager Employer: Downtown On the Go Gets around by: Car, Bus, and a little walking! Where do you live and where do you work? Right now, I live in Gig Harbor and commute across the … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma: Pride Walk

Learn about the history of the Rainbow Center, the resource hub for the LGBTQ2S+ community that has served the South Puget Sound community for more than 20 years. Tour stops include previous office locations for the organization, event locales for … Continue reading

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Annual Luncheon: Back to Business

Back to Business Luncheon – Pathways to Tacoma’s Equitable Recovery Thursday, Jun 24 | 12p – 1p Register Here As we are emerging from a year characterized for many by fewer commutes, and less movement overall, we have the opportunity to re-examine … Continue reading

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