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We’re hiring: Development & Communications Manager

Join our team to support all Downtown On the Go programs, advocacy and events. We are hiring for a Development & Communications Manager who will support the Executive Director and Board of Directors in resource development including grant writing, donor … Continue reading

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Bike Bingo!

Celebrate Bike Month by participating in Downtown On the Go’s (DOTG) Bike Bingo Event between May 6 and June 4! Download your Bingo Card, or grab it from our Facebook and Instagram pages, then check off boxes by completing activities, … Continue reading

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Bike to the Downtown Farmers Market

Celebrate Bike Month by cycling to the Downtown Farmers Market on May 6th (10am-3pm, on Broadway between S. 9th and St. 11th)! Visit the Downtown On the Go (DOTG) booth to get more information about bike resources as well as … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma: Downtown Mural Walk

Take a virtual guided tour through Downtown Tacoma to enjoy murals and hear directly from local artists about their work. Learn the stories behind some of downtown’s amazing murals, as well as the artistic minds behind them. Art has long … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma: Downtown Tacoma Waterfront Walk

Take a virtual guided tour along Downtown Tacoma’s historic waterfront and learn about locations and individuals that have had a significant impact in our city​. Led by Patty Peterson, Director of the Tacoma Waterfront Association, the 1.6-mile walk, will be … Continue reading

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2021 Walk Tacoma Kick-off

The 2021 Walk Tacoma series will kick off on April 7, with the launch of the year’s first virtual walking tour (coming soon!), and an opportunity to receive a special Walk Tacoma gift bag. We have reached the maximum number of … Continue reading

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Friday Forum: Breaking the Urban Bubble

Racism in Transportation Policy Breaking the Urban Bubble: Race & Transportation Policy in Pierce County and Tacoma Friday, March 26, 2021 Noon – 1 p.m. (online) How do infrastructure ideas become reality? How do problems like faulty sidewalks and inadequate … Continue reading

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Ride the Bus with Hilltop Action Coalition and Tacoma Housing Authority

Join the virtual Ride the Bus event on March 11, 2021 from 3 – 4 p.m. to discuss housing and transit developments in Hilltop, and how they are affecting local residents. Downtown On the Go is looking forward to chatting … Continue reading

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Parkland Walking Audit

Tono Sablan, lifelong Parkland resident and Step It Up Community Ambassador engaged community members in a walkability study in Parkland, including a community-wide survey and two walking audits.  Continue reading

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Friday Forum: Can Street Safety be Anti-Racist? (And How?)

Racism in Transportation Policy Can Street Safety be Anti-Racist? (And How?) Friday, February 26, 2021 Noon – 1 p.m. (online) Register here! Once your registration is complete, you will receive an email confirmation with more event details. Who feels safe … Continue reading

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