1. It’s the summer of water main breaks.
The gist: A 12-inch water main broke in West Philadelphia on Tuesday evening, according to 6ABC. It led to interruptions in SEPTA’s trolley service, and traffic had to be shut down in some areas surrounding 33rd and Market streets. Not much information beyond that is currently available in news reports.
Why it matters: Water main breaks have been in the news a lot lately. Remember the 130-year-old main that burst in...