PHILADELPHIA (CBS) –– Philadelphia police are getting ready for an additional Made In America live performance this weekend – now in its sixth yr on the Ben Franklin Parkway.
As hundreds descend on the parkway, Chief Inspector Frank Vanore says Homeland Safety, state police and loads of additional officers shall be patrolling.
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“We will probably be ready and do all the things we will to make us much less of a goal,” stated Vanore.
He says the main points they face annually is public drunkenness.
“And crowd management, ya know, as a result of they transfer round totally different levels,” stated Vanore.
And this yr, they’ll permit empty bottles.
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“We need to reduce down on our hearth rescue having to cope with people who find themselves dehydrated, so when you have an empty bottle and also you convey it – so long as it isn’t glass, you’ll be able to deliver that and use that to drink water,” stated Vanore.
And with an unfavorable forecast forward.
“Lightning, thunder, wind that may trigger us to evacuate – we encourage individuals to comply with instruction. Clearly, the live performance goes to cease at that time,” stated Vanore.