In 2014 – 2017 the third Wednesday in June was proclaimed by the City of Tacoma Mayor as Walk Tacoma Day.  Since 2018, the month of June has been proclaimed Walk Tacoma Month.

Step It Up Pierce County

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

Walkability Report Card

Step It Up Pierce County created a report card that gives a snapshot of the state of walkability in Pierce County. The grading is based, in part, on work done by the National Physical Activity Plan Alliance, who promotes physical … Continue reading

What is Step it Up Pierce County?

Step It Up One-pager Step It Up is a collaboration among local organizations, community leaders, and advocates to make Pierce County more walkable. This initiative is centered around equity and building trusting relationships with underserved populations. Goal One: Partnership Development … Continue reading