Cape firm gets interstate asphalt repair contract
Friday, May 6, 2011
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Apex Paving Co. of Cape Girardeau has been awarded a $153,125 contract for improvements to Interstate 55 and Interstate 57 in Cape Girardeau, Mississippi, Perry, Ste. Genevieve and Scott counties by the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission. The project includes on-call asphalt pavement repairs on I-55 from Highway 32 in Ste. Genevieve County to U.S. 60 in Scott County, as well as on I-57 in Mississippi County. The contract will be in place from summer 2011 to summer 2012, and repairs will be made as needed. As work is underway, lane reductions will be necessary. Signs will mark work zones as improvements are being made. Drivers are urged to use extreme caution and plan for possible delays. MoDOT will alert drivers prior to any change in traffic. For more information, contact project manager Eric Krapf at 573-472-5261 or MoDOT's Customer Service Center at 888-275-6636.