Construction project planned for Route 61
SIKESTON - Route 61 in New Madrid County will be reduced as Missouri Department of Transportation crews replace a pipe under roadway.
This section of roadway is located between Route F and Route 162.
Weather permitting, work will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today.
The work zone will be marked with signs. Motorists are urged to use extreme caution while traveling near the area.
For additional information, contact MoDOT's Customer Service Center toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (1-888-275-6636) or visit