Photo by Jill Bock, Staff
The corner of Plaza and Dudley streets in Sikeston is a flurry of activity as construction gets under way for the new Dr. Leo A. and Dortha M. Bruce Medical Building. The contractor for the 17,700 square-foot single story building, which provides a dedicated orthopedic clinic for Missouri Delta Medical Center patients, is Sides Construction of Jackson. Upon opening, the orthopedic facility will have 10 examination rooms, an X-ray machine, a cast room and a room for doing minor surgical procedures, according to hospital officials. Construction is expected to be completed by July 1 of next year.
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