Jay Mattegat
1 Sealand Drive
Newtown, CT 06470
jaymattegat@gmail.com

Jay Mattegat

Office:Legislative Council - 1st District



                
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Personal:
  • Town of Newtown Safety Committee
  • Nunnawauk Meadows Board of Directors for 9 years
  • Past inland wetlands commission member
  • Past Newtown Ambulance volunteer
  • Was Newtown Police Department's youngest Auxilary Policeman at age 18
  • Constable of Newtown
  • United States Army Veteran, stationed in remote Turkey during the Iranian hostage crisis
  • Lifetime member of the Disabled American Veterans
  • Local volunteer at many events including the Sandy Hook Fired Department Lobsterfest and Special Olympics




  • Born and raised in Sandy Hook, with a granddaughter as the 6 generation here
  • Attended Sandy Hook School, Newtown Middle School, and graduated 1979 from Newtown High School. 
  • Raised 2 daughters, Lauren and Jacey.  Lauren and her husband Dan Morehouse also reside in Newtown, with new born daughter Madison.