ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Minn. -

A road construction project spanning more than 27 miles from the City of Orr to Crane Lake in northern St. Louis County is completed for the year.

The project involved resurfacing of 16 miles of Highway 23 and 11.5 miles of Highway 24.

The final striping of the road was completed earlier this week. The final phase of this project, chip sealing, will be completed in August of next year.

The project's total is $7.5 million to date and has been funded with federal transportation dollars and the Transportation Sales Tax.

For more information head over to stlouiscountymn.gov/construction.