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New road and roundabout coming to Princeton

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PRINCETON, IN (WFIE) -

City leaders in Princeton want to draw even more business to town.

Mayor Brad Schmitt tells us a new road and roundabout can't hurt. That's why they're planning to build both not far from the Toyota Boshuku Plant.  

They'll pay for this with $650,000 from a Community Crossings state grant, which help cities rebuild roads and bridges.

Schmitt says they're planning to connect an existing roundabout on Second Avenue to a new one on Richland Creek Drive in Princeton, creating a new road in the process. 

Officials are waiting on an archaeological survey before they turn any dirt.  

Work on that project is expected to start later this year. 

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