Ten candidates have applied for the Niles mayor position.
The following people have expressed interest in the position:
- George Kaniclides
- Barry Profato
- George Kuriatnyk
- Stephen Hrosar
- John Madigan
- Steve Mientkiewkz
- Jimmy Julian
- Robert Violette
- Linda Marchese
- Barry Steffey
The deadline to submit a letter of interest to the Board of Elections and chairman was 4 p.m. Tuesday.
The city’s 12 precinct committee people will meet July 27 to choose who will serve out the remainder of former Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia’s term.
Scarnecchia suddenly retired last month.
Steffey, who applied for the position, is currently serving as interim mayor until a replacement is selected.