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Meet Laura

Having low transportation costs helps buffer other expenses and helps my income go further. I notice a difference in energy when I walk or bike home. I feel more refreshed and ready to take on other things after work. Continue reading

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Meet the Staff: Alecia

I was nervous to start riding the bus because I didn’t really know where I was going…don’t be afraid to ask questions. Most people are more than willing to help you out. You will get the hang of it, and eventually be the one to help others. Continue reading

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Prairie Line Trail Opens

On September 25, Tacoma celebrated the opening of the Prairie Line Trail through the heart of the UWT campus from South 17th Street to South 21st Street.  This is the first of three segments creating a 1 mile bicycle and … Continue reading

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Fall Bike to Work Week 2014

Join us September 21-27 for events to extend your bike commuting into autumn! Embrace the Hill We know that getting home from work usually means biking up the hill. We encourage you to “Embrace the Hill” by trying different routes … Continue reading

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Meet Matt

I started biking for health and environmental reasons, but now I pedal more because it makes me happy. Instead of feeling isolated in my car, I feel connected to the neighborhoods, streets, and people of my community. Continue reading

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Meet Eric

Enjoyment, fresh air, 5 minutes of solitude from my busy house to work. Plus, I like to be as sustainable as I can. Continue reading

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Meet Nikki

Biking makes me a happier, healthier person. I even met my partner because of our mutual love of biking! This lifestyle has become so important to me that I want to build my career around creating bikeable, livable cities. Continue reading

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Meet Diana

The savings frees up my spending for other things like paint and art supplies–which I can’t get enough of! l guess you could say my first Spaceworks Tacoma mural is a green mural. About 85-90 percent of the materials used were transported either on foot, by bike or the Tacoma Link Light Rail. Continue reading

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Meet Tricia & Hannah

The fresh air gives me a boost of energy to begin a productive work day. Continue reading

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Meet Joel

Biking is pure fun for me and provides an opportunity to get a light workout on the way to or from work. I often take the long way home to allow for some extra exercise. Continue reading

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