Peck Place School in Orange to remain closed rest of the year

Crews cleaning up after a burst pipe found asbestos in the glue used in the tile floors. (1/22/14)

ORANGE - Officials in Orange say Peck Place Elementary school will remain closed for the rest of the school year.

The school was shut down earlier this month when a pipe burst.

When crews cleaned up the flooding, they found asbestos in the glue used in the tile floors.

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First Selectman Jim Zeoli says students will have classes at Yale's West Campus for the remainder of the school year.
 

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