Motorists: Be Prepared with ODOT’s Winter Roadway Guide


It’s hard to tell what winter driving hazards you might experience over the next several months, so get your family ready with ODOT’s Winter Roadway Guide .

Distributed in six eastern Oregon newspapers in December and available online, the annual publication is chock-full of winter driving tips and ODOT eastern region project information.

You’ll find articles about driving on black ice and snow, encountering heavy fog, preparing for winter’s unpredictable challenges and more. Do you and your family know what to watch out for when following snowplows and other winter maintenance equipment? Read the article on page 9. In addition, don’t forget to check on the web or call 511 for updated highway conditions before getting behind the wheel. Plan ahead and be prepared, it’s the way to go.