Utica, NY (WIBX) - The public is invited to attend Mayor-elect Robert Michael Palmieri's Inauguration this Friday, December 30th at Utica's City Hall.

Palmieri will be sworn in as the 76th Mayor of the City of Utica.

The event is taking place at 4:30 p.m. in the Common Council Chambers. Others being sworn into office will be the members-elect of the 2012-14 Common Council. City Hall is located at 1 Kennedy Plaza in Utica. Organizers say a reception will follow the swearing-in ceremony.