SIKESTON, Mo. -- Route Y in Stoddard County, from Route Z to County Road 599, will be reduced to one lane as Missouri Department of Transportation crews perform pavement repairs. Weather permitting, work will take place today and Friday, from 8 a.m. to 3 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 at 888-275-6636, or visit www.modot.org/southeast.