Princeton city officials, safety building committee members and contractors conducted a groundbreaking Thursday, May 23 near the future entrance of the city’s new public safety building south of First Street and north of the airport at 21st Avenue. From left are councilmember Victoria Hallin, contractor Troy Thompson, firefighters Jason Baumunk and Tim Jensen, contractor Jeff Hensel, police Sgt. Joe Backlund, police Investigator Todd Frederick, Mayor Paul Whitcomb, councilmember Dick Dobson, Fire Chief Jim Roxbury, councilmember Thom Walker, City Administrator Mark Karnowski, site superintendent Howard Pederson and project manager Rob Gemelke.