SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - The Missouri Department of Transportation says Route 61 will be reduced to one lane with a 16-foot width restriction while crews perform pavement repairs and asphalt overlay.
Work will be performed in different location between Route 77 at Benton and I-55 at New Madrid.
Weather permitting, crews will be working Monday, May 20 through Friday, Sept. 20 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
MoDOT says the work zone will be marked with signs. Drivers are urged to use extreme caution while in the area.
For additional information, contact the Resident Engineer, Brian Holt at (573)243-0899 or MoDOT's Customer Service Center toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (1-888-275-6636) or visit www.modot.org/southeast.