Category Archives: Engage

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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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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Friday Forum: Where the Sidewalks End

What if crime prevention could be built into cities? As cities begin to explore this question, the results have not been favorable for Black and brown residents. Learn about how urban design meant to prevent crime instead reinforces systemic inequalities and racism, and how Tacoma is planning to avoid this. Continue reading

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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

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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

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