Route 61 in Cape Girardeau County Closed for Bridge Replacement
A section of Route 61 in Cape Girardeau County will be closed as contractor crews replace a bridge. This bridge is located over Hughes Creek between Achillea Lane and County Road 507.
Travelers from the north may take Route 61 south to Route KK, west on Route KK to I-55, south on I-55 to Route E, then east on Route E to Route 61.
Travelers from the south may take Route 61 north to Route E, east on Route E to I-55, north on I-55 to Route KK, then east on Route KK to Route 61
Weather permitting, work will take place Tuesday, May 26 through Tuesday, Sept. 1 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
Click the image to the left for more information regarding the detour.