Chester Bridge/Route 51 in Perry County Reduced for Bridge Repairs

SIKESTON - The Chester bridge located on Route 51 in Perry County will be reduced to one lane with a 10-foot width restriction as Missouri Department of Transportation crews perform bridge repairs.

Weather permitting, work will take place Tuesday, Oct. 20 to Thursday, Oct. 22 from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily.

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


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