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Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 01/27/2011

Mayor Gray is one of 422,000 without power

By Nikita R Stewart

Power outages were stretching across the region and into Hillcrest, where Mayor Vincent C. Gray (D) lives.

Gray, who is taking some heat for not declaring a snow emergency Wednesday evening, got home after criss-crossing the city and troubleshooting overnight, and discovered that he, too, was affected by the power outages, said Linda Wharton-Boyd, his spokeswoman.

"He said, 'It's my turn. I have to share the burden, too,' " Wharton-Boyd said.

By Nikita R Stewart  | January 27, 2011; 10:21 AM ET
Categories:  Nikita Stewart, Vincent C. Gray, vincent gray  
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