SIKESTON–North and Southbound Interstate 55 in Scott County will be reduced to one lane with a 12-foot width restriction as contractor crews perform pavement repairs.

This section of roadway is located from mile marker 66 to mile marker 81.

Weather permitting, work will take place Monday, Jan. 17 through Monday, Feb. 28 from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

The work zone will be marked with signs. Motorists are urged to use extreme caution while traveling near the area.

For additional information, contact Resident Engineer Kevin Plott at (573) 225-8049 or MoDOT’s Customer Service Center toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (1-888-275-6636) or visit


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