Initiate Change

Changing the face of bicycling in your community requires time and effort. Bicycle advocates all around the country at the local, state, regional and national levels know the first course of action to make your area bicycle friendly is to organize. For starters, see our list of local advocates or search for a person who can provide resources in your community. If there are not already well-established groups in your community, the following resources include how to organize and grow a bicycle advocacy organization, how to acquire resources, working with the media and community leaders, and choosing issues.