Part of Birmingham City Hall closes due to broken sprinkler

The Finance Department at Birmingham City Hall closed Wednesday due to a water sprinkler breakage.The spokesperson for the Mayor's Office says the burst closed the department on the first floor but it will re-open Thursday at 8 a.m.A member of the Mayor's Administration told ABC 33/40 that the damage was mainly contained to the entrance of the finance department. The administrator added no offices were impacted, and some employees were allowed to leave work early because of heating problems.