Consult with your Local Authority on your ideas and gain guidance. Some ideas to start off a diaglogue are:
Opening streets to play when you close them to vehicles with play streets About - Playing Out
Organising a community cycle ride group to raise the profile of cycling for all and give a chance for more people to give it a go
Investigating a speed reduction and traffic calming initiative
Organising a poster campaign or leaflet drop
Chat to others you know and see how they feel and what particularly interests them. What is the main issue that people in your neighbourhood really care about?
Keep the language positive and use a 'hearts and minds' approach to get more people on board
Look around for ideas from elsewhere and talk to those organisers - they are usually keen to share their insights if their scheme is a success. But listen to any tips around where things failed too so you know what to avoid
Build good relationships with local journalists as they can help raise your campaign's profile
Building strong collaborative relationships with Local Authority Officer, other relevant agencies and partners. Build good relationships with local journalists as they can help raise your campaign's profile in positive ways.
Check out our article providing lots of other ideas - How to Promote Active Travel for your Community (brightwayz.co.uk)