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All officers of the City, who are holding office on the effective date of this Charter, shall continue in office and in the performance of their duties until the respective terms for which they were elected or appointed shall expire, and, at that time, any such office which is discontinued by this Charter or any future amendment thereto shall be abolished. All members of boards and commissions of the City, which are affected by the provisions of this Charter or any future amendments thereto, shall continue in office and in the performance of their duties until the expiration of their terms. Notwithstanding any other provision of this Charter, reorganization of Council committees is permitted immediately upon the effective date of this Charter. The powers which are conferred and the duties which are imposed upon any officer, board, commission or department of the City under the laws of Ohio, or under any ordinance, resolution or other action of the City, in force on the effective date of this Charter or any amendments thereto, shall, if such office, board, commission or department is abolished by this Charter, be thereafter exercised and discharged by the officer, commission, board or department upon whom are imposed corresponding functions, powers and duties, if any, by this Charter or by any ordinance, resolution or other action of Council thereafter enacted.