Southbound Interstate 55 from Highway 51 at Perryville, Mo., to U.S. 61 at Fruitland will be reduced to one lane with a 12-foot width restriction as contractor crews begin an asphalt overlay. Weather permitting, the work will be done July 9 through Oct. 15, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. The work zone will be marked with signs. Motorists are urged to use caution while traveling near the area. For more information, contact the resident engineer Brian Holt at 243-0899 or MoDOT's Customer Service Center at 888-275-6636 or visit www.modot.org/southeast.