Route 51 in Stoddard County will be closed as contractor crews perform bridge repairs.
This section of roadway is located between County Road 279 and Route K (bridge over drain ditch # 5).
Work will now take place beginning at 6 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3 and reopening Monday, Dec. 10 at 5 p.m., weather permitting.
The work zone will be marked with signs. Motorists are urged to use extreme caution while traveling near the area.
For additional information, contact Resident Engineer Audie Pulliam at (573) 840-9781 or MoDOT's Customer Service Center toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (1-888-275-6636) or visit www.modot.org/southeast.