SIREN: PHILLY KILLS THE GIANT WATER SLIDE
A week after the organizers announced a 1,000-foot water slide was coming to Philadelphia, the city confirms to Billy Penn that it’s denying a permit to do so. The owners of “Slide the City” said they’d gathered 25,000 people on a wait-list to buy tickets. No dice, the Kenney Adminstration counters. Here’s what we know.