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For Immediate Release:
January 14, 2011
Media Contact:
Gerard Philippeaux


Commissioners Joe A. Martinez and Audrey M. Edmonson to take oath of office as County Commission Chair and Vice Chair

Thursday, January 20, 2011

On Thursday, January 20, 2011, Commissioners Joe A. Martinez and Audrey M. Edmonson will be sworn in during a brief Installation Ceremony as Chairman and Vice Chairwoman of the Miami-Dade County Commission. The ceremony will be held at the Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW 1st Street, at 10 a.m.

Both Chairman Martinez and Vice Chairwoman Edmonson were elected by their peers on November 16, 2010 to serve two-year terms until the end of 2012. After both commissioners take the Oath of Office, the regularly scheduled County Commission meeting will immediately follow. Media are invited to cover the event in Commission Chambers; once the ceremony starts, no movement of videographers and roving cameras will be permitted.

For more information, please contact Chairman Martinez' office at 305-375-5511.

Miami-Dade County Chairman Joe A. Martinez
Miami-Dade County Vice Chairwoman Audrey M. Edmonson
Members of the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners
Miami-Dade County Clerk of the Courts Harvey Ruvin
Installation Ceremony of newly-elected Chair and Vice Chair of the County Commission
January 20, 2011, 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 20, 2011 – 10 a.m.
Regularly scheduled County Commission meeting to immediately follow