PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Power has been restored to Philadelphia City Hall after a power outage forced an evacuation of the building Monday afternoon, according to PECO.READ MORE: Philadelphia Students Finding Comfort In Rec Centers Again Amid Gun Violence Epidemic
Around 1:15 p.m., the building lost power and was evacuated. Power was restored shortly after 2 p.m.
Philadelphia Courts said that court operations are closed for the rest of the day.READ MORE: 'I Thought I Was Done': Residents Of Trevose Mobile Home Park Pick Up The Pieces After EF-3 Tornado
The Philadelphia City Council also tweeted that offices are closing or will be closed shortly due to a power outage.
It is not yet known what caused the power outage.MORE NEWS: Pirates' Crowe, 2 Relievers 1-Hit Phillies, End 4-Game Skid