Route 34 in Cape Girardeau County to Reduced for Bridge Repairs

Information from a Missouri Department of Transportation Southeast District news release

Route 34 in Cape Girardeau County will be reduced to one lane as Missouri Department of Transportation crews perform bridge inspection. This is the Bill Emerson Bridge.

Weather permitting, work will take place Monday, Aug. 18 through Thursday, Aug. 21 8 a.m. to 4 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