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Wake Courthouse Closed Due To Electrical Problems

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RALEIGH, N.C. — It was a short day at the Wake County Courthouse on Monday.

A water leak that shorted out the electrical distribution systemleft the courthouse without air conditioning and with partiallighting. Officials closed the courthouse to the public for therest of the day.

County commissioners were forced to move their meeting from theseventh floor of the courthouse to the Wake County office building.