Utica, NY (WIBX) - Utica Mayor-elect Rob Palmieri has appointed a Quality of Life Committee.The committee will focus on day-to-day neighborhood and business issues, such as codes enforcement, the noise ordinance and animal control.

Palmieri says the committee will meet in the next two weeks to begin addressing quality of life issues in the city.

The goal is to have an initial assessment ready for the Mayor's review by the end of March.