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Meet Richard

Richard saves money and connects with his community by walking to work. Continue reading

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Meet Kathy

Kathy lives and works downtown. She loves walking to work through the UW Tacoma Campus. Continue reading

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Meet Joan

The best part is being so close to the marinas and the waterway. I also enjoy being within walking distance to restaurants, museums, and work. Continue reading

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Meet Alisa

Prior to moving downtown, I lived in University Place – easily a 20 minute drive each way plus 15 minutes every day finding parking and walking between my parked car and my office. Now, I only have the walk – less than 8 minutes between my work and home. Continue reading

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Meet Peter and Christie

Living and working downtown has saved $430 dollars a month or $5,160 a year. Continue reading

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Meet Sebastian

I sometimes see the owner of a local coffee shop on my way home or one of gents at the local barber shop I use. It is nice to have that kind of interaction. Continue reading

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Meet Marylou

I only fill my gas tank about every two months and my car insurance is lower because I don’t drive to work. It is quicker for me to walk than to drive. 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 Jamie

Walk downtown Tacoma! There are so many hidden gems! Continue reading

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Meet Sheryl

Focus on the positive and take your time. You learn a lot about the dynamics of the area or city you thought you knew so well before. Continue reading

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