Scott County

Business U.S. 61 in Scott County will be closed as contractor crews replace the bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad. This section of roadway is located between Route M (Main Street) and Greer Street, in Scott City, Missouri. Weather permitting, work will begin Thursday, Dec. 3, with completion anticipated Tuesday, June 1, 2021. A signed detour will be in place. This bridge is included in Gov. Mike Parson’s $351 million Focus on Bridges program, which will repair or replace 250 bridges across the state.