POSTED: Tuesday, January 1, 2013 - 9:52am
UPDATED: Tuesday, January 1, 2013 - 11:18am
EL PASO — Commissioner-elect Carlos Leon was set to take his Oath of Office on Jan. 1.
Leon's term as County Commissioner for Precinct 1 will begin with a ceremony on Tuesday. He will represent the County's Eastside after serving the El Paso Police Department for nearly 30 years. His biggest project will be to address the proposed natural gas power plant that El Paso Electric plans to build near Montana Avenue and Zaragosa Road.
The swear in will be held at the El Paso County Courthouse at 11 a.m.