SANTA CLAUS, IN (WFIE) - It's Christmas in July in Santa Claus. People living in the town are getting a new way to avoid heavy traffic near Holiday World.
Town officials say they're adding a new road to connect Highway 162 with Highway 245.
It's a $1.3 million project mostly being funded by federal grant money.
Construction has already started.
The road is expected to be open by late fall to early winter