Southeast District

Center Junction Diverging Diamond Interchange

Construction of the diverging diamond interchange at Interstate 55 and Route 61 (mile marker 99) between Cape Girardeau and Jackson, Missouri, is underway. Click the link below to learn more about traffic impacts.

Bootheel Bridge Bundle Design-Build

The purpose of the Bootheel Bridge Bundle project is to repair or replace fifteen of the bridges on the Southeast District’s asset management plan. The Missouri Department of Transportation anticipates beginning the procurement process on this design-build project in early 2020. One design-build team will be selected to design and construct the pro...

Route 221 in St. Francois County

In an effort to improve safety, the proposed project would relocate several sections of Route 221 to provide more gradual curves and a straighter roadway. The project includes rebuilding the curve on Route 221 at Henrich Road and a series of curves from Howell Road to Henson Road, in Doe Run, Missouri.

U.S. 67 (Future I-57) In Butler County

As part of the planning stages for the conversion of U.S. Route 67 to Interstate 57, the City of Poplar Bluff and Missouri Department of Transportation are currently reevaluating the Route 67 Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) completed in 2005. Public input will also be accepted as part of the reevaluation of this study.  The Future I-57 projec...

Southeast District Road Work

Access  your county within the"Select a County" menu to view a text report of current maintenance and construction projects in your area.

Southeast Projects Awarded

During its regular meeting each month, the Missouri Highways and Transportation reviews and awards projects across the state. Learn more about the Southeast District's upcoming projects!

Latest News

  • WB Route 412 in Dunklin County Reduced for Bridge Repairs

    09/18/2020

    SIKESTON - Westbound U.S. Route 412 in Dunklin County will be reduced to one lane as Missouri Department of Transportation crews perform bridge repairs.

    This section of roadway is located from Route U to Route 25 near Kennett, Missouri.

    Weat...

  • Route 51 in Perry County Reduced for Bridge Repairs

    09/17/2020

    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.

    This is the Chester Bridge over the Mississippi River to Illinois.

    Weather...

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