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Sharing the Streets: Can It Work?
Can cars, bikes, buses, and pedestrians co-exist? That's the question a panel of experts will discuss at Downtown On the Go's Transportation Forum at noon this Friday. We all use the roads in one way or another to get around town, and like it or not, the rest of the world isn't likely to go away any time soon, so sharing is going to be a part of the equation.
Making room for all modes of transportation is not only possible but the most inclusive and inviting way to design our streets. Hear from experienced planners, local advocates and people who use all modes about how we can make this happen in Tacoma. Look at creative designs from around the country and right here in our community.
Downtown On the Go’s Friday Forums are a chance to learn about transportation issues in Tacoma, discuss real issues facing downtown commuters and residents, and hear about new ideas in the transportation world. The public is encouraged to attend this free lunchtime event, and to bring their curiosity and questions about what works and what doesn't.
What are the biggest opportunities or gaps you see in making Tacoma's streets work for everyone involved? Maybe you've got a crazy idea you'd like to run by an expert or two... or share it here first...
Read more and RSVP on the Facebook event page.
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