Seek Funding and Build Support
Having the backing to invest in bicycle improvements and programs is essential to any community or organization. This section discusses strategies to garner long term political and financial support for bicycling and pedestrian facilities and other programs through institutionalization. It examines several key funding sources—governmental, private, and others-at various community levels. It also provides a brief history of major federal legislation that has provided funding for bicycle improvements.
One way to build support and seek funding for your organization is by holding a bike to work event. For more information, visit the Bike to Work site.