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PRINCETON (WVVA)- If you've walked or driven down Mercer Street recently, you may have noticed a few changes.

Artists from across the Two Virginias have spent the last few months painting murals along Mercer Street to help give downtown Princeton a fresh look.

It's all part of the Princeton Renaissance Project, which aims to help spruce up Princeton as a whole.

The murals were created by artists of all skill levels… from professionals to volunteers from local schools.

Lori McKinney, co-chairman of the Princeton Renaissance Project, hopes that the murals will be completed by the start of winter.

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