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Bike Month 2020 Photo Contest

On May 15th, in place of Bike to Work Day, we are kicking off a Bike Month Photo Contest, ending on May 31st. We’ve picked 8 things that make Tacoma more bikeable. Discover these spots and learn what kind of … Continue reading

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Friday Forum Wrap Up: Reflecting On Livable Cities in a Pandemic

On May 4th, we wrapped up our discussion on how Tacoma approaches the future of becoming a more livable city for people of all ages. Due to the Coronavirus, our originally scheduled in-person forum on March 20, 2020, was cancelled. … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Update for Bike to a Business

Many of our Bike To A Business partners remain open during this time. Please support them by biking on down to pick-up some to-go goodies: Peaks and Pints is open for to-go options; bike on by to pick up your … Continue reading

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Walk Audit Bingo

Walking is a great way to safely keep your distance and reduce stress during the pandemic. We are encouraging people to start taking notice of what makes their neighborhood walkable and what could be improved. Play Walk Audit Bingo (and … Continue reading

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Walk and Bike Events in May Postponed

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Downtown On the Go will be rescheduling the May 6, State of Black Tacoma walk event.  This event will be rescheduled for the first Wednesday in October (Oct. 7) from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m., with … Continue reading

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Speak Up From Home

In place of our “How to Speak Up” event, we created a short video to help guide you through the process of turning your ideas into change in your neighborhood. As you stroll through your neighborhood during this time take … Continue reading

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COVID-19 & Flexible Work Arrangements

Flexible work arrangements and teleworking are excellent ways to keep you and your employees healthy during these uncertain times. We know many of you have had to start your teleworking program without the luxury of time, but these resources may … Continue reading

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Walk Rescheduled for Sept. 2

Updated on March 23, 2020 In response to COVID-19, we have postponed our April 1 Walk Tacoma Kick-Off. The History Behind the Names Walk will be rescheduled for the first Wednesday in September (Sept. 2) from noon – 1 p.m. … Continue reading

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CANCELED: Friday Forum: Public Spaces for All Ages

In response to COVID-19, we have postponed all events for the month of March (Ride the Link 3/10 and Friday Forum 3/20). DOTG is available via email and phone. Thank you for your patience; we hope that you are all staying healthy and calm! Please visit the … Continue reading

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Canceled: Ride the Link with Chef Jan Parker!

STAY TUNED FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EVENT! Downtown Tacoma is *sizzling* with fantastic food options, new and old. If you find it difficult to choose with so many great options, we have great news! Local celebrity chef Jan Parker … Continue reading

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