NILES -- Law Director J. Terrence Dull swore in Richard Bullock as city treasurer Wednesday. Bullock was elected in November to the part-time post.
Dull also swore in council President Fremont J. Camerino, who gave the oath to other council members.
Council voted to retain Lisa Smathers as council clerk.
Council members established committees for 2002 through 2004. They are:
UFinance, chairman Robert L. Marino Jr., D-at large; and Stephen G. Papalas, D-at large, and Michael Lastic, D-2nd.
USafety, Health and Welfare, chairman Papalas; and Paul Hogan, D-4th, and Thomas A. Scarnecchia, D-at large.
UUtilities, chairman Frank S. Fuda, D-1st; and Hogan and Reginald F. Giancola, D-3rd.
UImprovements, chairman Giancola and Fuda and Scarnecchia.
UParks, Buildings and Grounds, chairman Lastic and Fuda and Marino.
UStreets and Sidewalks, chairman Scarnecchia and Papalas and Giancola.
UCommunity Development and Annexation, chairman Hogan and Marino and Lastic.
Council will meet at 6 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of each month except for July and August, when meetings will be July 10 and Aug. 21.