Route 142 in Ripley and Butler Counties Re-Opens

JANUARY 18, 2007 - Posted at 4:07 p.m. CST

SIKESTON, MO - The Missouri Department of Transportation has re-opened Route 142 in Butler and Ripley counties, but there are still routes that remain closed due to flooding.

Routes that are still closed in southeast Missouri include...

-Route W from Route 142 to the Arkansas state line.

-Route H from Route 142 to the Arkansas state line.

Motorists are urged to use extreme caution and plan alternate routes.  More road and highway information is available by calling MoDOT toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT.