Google & Apple Maps Give Mac Miller Ownership To Blue Slide Park

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Pittsburgh, PA – Famous Pittsburgh playground, Blue Slide Park, popularized by the late Mac Miller, just lately acquired a reputation change on Google and Apple Maps.

Twitter person @MacMillerMemoir identified the identify change posting a screenshot on Monday (March 11).

No ficial assertion concerning the identify change has been made by Pittsburgh ficials or members Mac Miller’s staff.

One Twitter person identified the identify change may very well be the end result Apple Maps pulling data from Yelp pages the place a “Mac Miller’s Blue Slide Park” does exist. This is all hypothesis presently awaiting an ficial assertion.

An ficial petition to rename the park circulated throughout Miller’s memorial. The Pittsburgh Post Gazette reported in September 2018 that Pittsburgh Mayor, Bill Peduto urged his help a renaming coverage to ficially change the parks identify. Peduto did notice, “strict guidelines on naming public belongings throughout the metropolis.”

It is unclear but when the park started displaying up with Miller’s identify.

Miller was discovered lifeless from an unintentional overdose on September 7, 2018.  The Grammy-nominated artist would have celebrated his 27th birthday on January 19.

The late musician’s history-setting debut studio album, Blue Slide Park, is now on digital streaming companies.