Chapter Magazine

The Washington State PublicWorks magazine is a chapter-sponsored, quarterly magazine that features major projects, news on relevant topics, and profiles on industry professionals. The goal of the PublicWorks magazine is to be a resource to the public works community, inform and educate APWA WA members, showcase public works, and help our membership be prepared to meet the challenges of the twenty-first century.

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Schedule & Submission Guidelines:

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    Committee Spotlight

    Chapter Promotion

    Article Deadlines

    Advertising Deadlines

    Distribution Timeframe

    SPRING 2020

    Government Affairs

    Pre-Spring Conf

    Jan 3, 2020

    Jan 31, 2020

    Mid Mar

    SUMMER 2020

    Project of the Year Awards

    Apr 24, 2020

    May 22, 2020

    Early Jul

    FALL 2020

    Student Outreach Network, Young Prof.

    Pre-Fall Conference

    July 10, 2019

    July 31, 2020

    Early Sept

    WINTER 2020


    Post-Fall Conference &

    Excellence Awards

    Oct 23,2020

    Nov 13, 2020

    Late Dec


    Advertising is what keeps the magazine free to members. Each issue has a controlled circulation of 3,000 with a pass-along readership of over 9,000 that is direct mailed to public and private sector individuals, agencies and companies.

    >>  2020 Media Kit

    >>  2020 Ad Pricing

    For more information>> Darrell Harris, Marketing Manager,, 877.985.9793

    More Information

    Looking to connect on the magazine in general?

    Publication Committee Chair >> Patrick Skillings, Skillings-Connolly,, 360.491.3399

    Looking to be added or removed from our mailing list?
    Publisher Liaison >> Leah LaCivita, 

    Committee Spotlights

    The Committee Spotlights are chosen by the Board and rotate per year. They are a way to give committees an additional way to educate the broader membership on specific topics in their area of focus. (There are additional Committee Spotlights featured solely on Social Media.)

    >>  Submission Guidelines

    >>  Photo Worksheet

    Submit to >> Communications Consultant: Juel Lugo, LILT,, 253.209.5112

    Unsolicited Articles

    We accept unsolicited articles and are always amazed at what our members have accomplished. Based on the capacity of each issue we may need to delay unsolicited articles and /or work with you to edit the articles length. Use the Committee Spotlight submission guidelines and photo worksheet.

    Submit to >> Publisher Liaison: Leah LaCivita, MRSC,, 206.625.1300 x118


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