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: Pennsylvania US Senate Race Between Republicans Mehmet Oz, Dave McCormick Too Close To Call
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: John Fetterman Wins Democratic Pennsylvania Primary For Senate, AP Projects
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: Phillies Return Home After Road Trip With 3-0 Loss To Padres