Route 162 in New Madrid County Reduced for Guardrail Replacement

SIKESTON―Route 162 in New Madrid County will be reduced to one lane with an 11-foot width restriction as contractor crews perform guardrail improvements.  

This section of roadway is located from County Road 263 to County Road 353 near Gideon, Missouri. 

Weather permitting, work will take place Monday, April 15 through Monday, May 13 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.  

 As work is underway 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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