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On RAMP | 30 May 2016 | 6:20 pm PDT
AGENDA  -  June 1, 2016The Fabulich Center3600 Port of Tacoma Road; 98424  8:00     Welcome & Self-Introductions                                     8:05     2016 RAMP Feedback…

Link to Remain Fare Free

BIA Blog | 2 May 2016 | 2:31 pm PDT
This past Thursday, the Sound Transit Board voted unanimously to defer the implementation of per- ride fees for the Tacoma Link.  The postponement of fee collection was made possible through a…

Keeping Link Fare Free (for now)

BIA Blog | 28 Apr 2016 | 9:39 am PDT
Without getting into too many details, Sound Transit is considering allowing the Downtown Tacoma BIA an opportunity to continue annual payments to keep the Link free until the extension is…

Celebrate Spring and Downtown with the Walk Tacoma 2016 Kickoff

BIA Blog | 5 Apr 2016 | 2:21 pm PDT
Following the success of the 2015 Walk Tacoma series, this year’s walking series of downtown Tacoma is scheduled to begin on National Walking Day, April 6th, 2016 at noon on the south side…

You'll Like Tacoma

BIA Blog | 28 Mar 2016 | 11:51 am PDT
I have spent roughly the last four years of my life in Downtown Tacoma. Previous to that, I had only driven by Tacoma on my way to other places and was told that Tacoma is not where I wanted…

Rare daytime ramp closures scheduled amongst usual night closures in Tacoma

BIA Blog | 15 Mar 2016 | 1:43 pm PDT
Many commuters have been aware of the congestion and construction that has been taking place on I-5 through Tacoma and Fife. The Washington State Department of Transportation did a press…

Lace Up!

BIA Blog | 3 Mar 2016 | 4:15 pm PST
Record rain isn't going to stop Tacoma from their eighth annual St. Paddy's Day Run! This run is friendly for all skill levels that range from a 5K all the way to a half marathon option. The…

Tacoma Bike Share Open House

BIA Blog | 19 Feb 2016 | 10:43 am PST
The City of Tacoma is hosting a public open house on February 25th to discuss the prospects of introducing a public bike share system to Tacoma. The City launched an investigative study to…


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