Council puts the nix on bounce houses Bounce houses have become quite popular attractions for community festivals across the country. However, bounce houses also create concern and they’ve increasingly become a liability issue from an insurance standpoint. That’s the main reason why the city council, during its regularly scheduled meeting on June 4, nixed bounce houses from a pair ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!