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Meet Stefan

I just love being on my bike. A quick cardio workout in the morning helps me feel more awake in class. Nothing beats the satisfaction of arriving at my destination under my own power when everyone else used big internal combustion engines. It is self-reliance. Continue reading

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It’s Bike Month!

Bike Month is a national celebration and in Tacoma-Pierce County, bicycle-related activities and events are planned for people of all ages and skill levels. In downtown we’ll be celebrating with commuter stations, bike trains, Bike to Market Day and the … Continue reading

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Meet Shera

It is actually a little quicker riding my bike because I don’t have as many stop lights to wait at and I do free up one parking spot at work which helps as they are getting hard to find. Continue reading

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Meet Anna

Anna works downtown and she would recommend downtown living to everyone. Tacoma has a lot to offer! Continue reading

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Meet the Staff: Teri

I usually ride my bike, but I also like to take the bus or walk. I like to change up my commute all the time to keep it interesting! Continue reading

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2015: The Year of the Bike

As the number of cyclists in town has gradually increased, Downtown On the Go is excited to finally announce: 2015 is the Year of the Bike in Tacoma. Following Mayor Strickland’s formal proclamation on Feb. 10, we  kicked off the Year of … Continue reading

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Bicycle Documentary “AfterMass” Screens at The Grand Cinema

Downtown On the Go will kick-off the Year of the Bike at The Grand Cinema at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12, with a free screening of AfterMass: Bicycling in a Post-Critical Mass Portland, a documentary by Joe Biel, Jeff … Continue reading

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Meet Brian

When I moved to Japan to work for a car tuning shop my perspective on driving shifted. Driving, parking, and even owning a vehicle costs more in Japan… Continue reading

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Meet Cory

I love riding my bike. There is really no better way to get around and see our city. It’s also a great way to wake up in the morning. I’ve even switched to decaf coffee since I don’t feel the need for caffeine any more. And, it means I can eat pretty much whatever I want and not worry about it. Continue reading

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Meet Cindy

I love braving the elements and seeing the city from the perspective of a cyclist. I sometimes will go out of my way to catch glimpses of Mt Rainier or the Olympics. Continue reading

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