Alerts & bulletins

Find the Call for Bids and other important news bulletins pertaining to public works contracting requirements and sign up to receive updates as new bulletins and contract opportunities arise through the WSDOT Contract Ad & Award Office. 

View and download the Advance Schedule of Contracts to learn about contracts that are scheduled to be advertised in the next year.

Traction tires are a special type of tire

manufactured with at least 1/8 of an inch tread. Traction tires are usually marked with a mountain/snowflake symbol, the letters M+S or “All Season.”

Carry chains, practice before leaving

Requiring chains keeps traffic moving during storms rather than closing a pass or roadway.

Prep your car. Fill up your gas tank,

pack jumper cables, ice scraper, warm clothing, snacks and water.