Local: DC VIDEO: D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray announces upgrades to city parks November 28, 2012 | Modified: November 28, 2012 at 1:05 pm Leave a comment Background on the need for renovations at city parks: Nov. 27: D.C.: Seven playgrounds have 'high' safety risk Oct. 13: D.C. plans $30m in renovations at 32 playgrounds Sign Up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Daily E-dition newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.