Public Safety Committee

As per Connecticut General Statute, "The Department of Correction shall establish a public safety committee in each municipality in which a correctional facility is located. Each committee shall be composed of the warden or superintendent of the correctional facility and representatives appointed by the chief elected official of the municipality. Each committee shall meet not less than quarterly to review correctional safety and security issues which affect the host municipality."

The Public Safety Committee (DOC/Garner) meets on the first Tuesday of March, June, September and December, at 5:00 pm in Shared Meeting Room 1 at the Newtown Municipal Center. The public is welcome to attend.

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Committee Members

NameTitle

First Selectman

James Viadero

Police Chief

Gino Faiella

School System Representative

Robert Manna

Board of Fire Commissioners

Legislative Council Representative

H. Joy Previdi

Town Resident

Jay Mattegat

Nunnawauk Meadows Representative

Bruce Clark

Town Resident