State Senator James L. Seward (R/C/I/Ref-Oneonta) will be in Otsego County, TUESDAY, January 1, at the Foothills Performing Arts Center in Oneonta.  The event will take place at 1:00 pm and the public is invited to attend.

Senator Seward will be sworn into office for his 17th senate term.  The event is a New Year’s Day tradition for Senator Seward following an election year and is open to the public.

Otsego County Judge John Lambert and Otsego County Sheriff Richard Devlin will also be sworn in for new terms.

Otsego County Board of Representatives Chairman David Bliss will serve as master of ceremonies.  Otsego County Judge Brian Burns will administer the oath of office.