Top Durham news: Section of Liberty Street closes for 4 months; early voting starts in county; more

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Here's what you need to know about what's happening in Durham.

Water main break temporarily closes Dowd Street, Alston Avenue

A water main break in north Durham caused traffic problems on Thursday morning as water was shooting up into the yard of a nearby home.

Read the full story on ABC Raleigh, WTVD.

Bloomberg makes campaign stop in downtown Raleigh

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg brought his campaign to North Carolina on Thursday as part of this two-day tour of the South. 

Read the full story on WNCN.

Section of Liberty Street downtown closes for 4 months as part of widening project

Beginning Friday, Liberty Street will be closed between North Elm Street and North Hyde Park Avenue. Liberty Street will be reconstructed with new grading, utilities, drainage, curb, sidewalks and signals as part of the Alston Avenue widening project. 

Read the full story on WNCN Steve Sbraccia.

When and where to vote early in the Durham County 2020 primary

Early voting for the 2020 primary started Thursday.

Read the full story on The Herald-Sun.

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