Route 61 in Cape Girardeau County Reduced for Bridge Repairs

The southbound Route 61 flyover bridge over Interstate 55 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, will be reduced to one lane with a 14-foot width restriction as Missouri Department of Transportation crews perform bridge repairs. The flyover is located at mile marker 93. Weather permitting, work will take place at 8 a.m. Tuesday, June 8 and will re-open at 7 a.m. Wednesday, June 9. 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


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