SIKESTON–U.S. Route 61 in Perry County will be reduced to one lane with a 10-foot width restriction as contractor crews perform bridge repairs.

This section of roadway is located from Route OO in Ste. Genevieve to Route 51 in Perry County.

Weather permitting, work will begin Monday, Aug. 16 through Monday, Sept. 13 from 6 a.m. to 6 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, please contact Resident Engineer Brian Holt at (573) 243-0899, MoDOT’s Customer Service Center toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT or visit


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