Date: November 18, 2008
Contact: Joe Stinebaker
COUNTY JUDGE ED EMMETT
TO TAKE OATH OF OFFICE TODAY
WHO: Harris County Judge Ed Emmett
Judge and District Attorney-Elect Pat Lykos
WHAT: Swearing-In Ceremony
WHEN: 10:00 a.m. today, Tuesday, November 18, 2008, just prior to the regularly
scheduled Commissioners Court meeting
WHERE: Commissioners Courtroom
Harris County Administration Building
Houston, TX 77002
Harris County Judge Ed Emmett will take the oath of office this morning to complete the term vacated last year by Robert Eckels. Emmett, who was unanimously appointed county judge by Commissioners Court in March 2007, was elected by voters in November to complete the term, which expires Dec. 31, 2010.
Judge Pat Lykos, a member of Emmett’s staff and the incoming Harris County district attorney, will administer the oath.