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December 15, 2011

Drivers are experiencing a Catawba County first in Conover — the first roundabout.

The roundabout was built at County Home Road and Northern Drive NW, near the new Newton-Conover Middle School. The N.C. Department of Transportation says roundabouts are safer than traditional intersections with stop signs or traffic signals.

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Roundabout

December 21, 2011 by SWISSBYNATURE (not verified), 2 years 35 weeks ago
Comment: 876

(BACKBONE), I went through two of them in Moore County last week. They LOVE them. Worked fine to me.

Have you ever been to Europe?...

December 17, 2011 by Backbone (not verified), 2 years 36 weeks ago
Comment: 871

I have!
Just wait till you see how great these roundabouts are (sarcastic laughter!)

Only an idiot burocrat employed by the School system or a stooge from the N.C> Dot would even think about this idea!

Gosh, will the idiocy EVER END?!

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