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Randy: I did contact our DPW: Here is what I've been told: DOT requires that the county plan two alternatives for new roadways: 1 with a signal and 2 with roundabout. (the signal alternative is the traditional intersection). DOT also requires engineering studies and anticipated traffic counts.
While the county had the final decision on the configuration after holding public meetings, it is also true that it is DOT that required a round about study.
Public Hearings have been held,