Dentist appointed to MVSD board

NILES — A local dentist has been named to replace attorney Matthew Blair on the Mahoning Valley Sanitary District’d board of directors.

Michael Neopolitan, 53, was appointed to the position by Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia. Blair’s term expired in May.

Neopolitan said he is glad to have the appointment and he’s looking forward to working with MVSD and other board members on water issues.