Leonard S. Paoletta

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Leonard S. Paoletta
48th Mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut
In office
Preceded by John C. Mandanici
Succeeded by Mary C. Moran
Personal details
Born 1934/1935 (age 79–80)[1]
Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Political party Republican

Leonard S. Paoletta is a lawyer and former mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut. He was shot and seriously injured in 1994.[2] In 1997 Governor John Rowland named him as a member of Connecticut's Workers' Compensation Commission.[3]

Mayor of Bridgeport[edit]

Paoletta re-established the position of Chief of Police.[4]


  1. ^ "Former Bridgeport Mayor And Two Others Are Shot". The New York Times. 1994-09-18. 
  2. ^ "Former Bridgeport Mayor And Two Others Are Shot - New York Times". Nytimes.com. 1994-09-18. Retrieved 2011-06-03. 
  3. ^ "Rowland Nominations From Both Parties - Hartford Courant". Articles.courant.com. 1997-12-13. Retrieved 2011-06-03. 
  4. ^ "City of Bridgeport | Superintendents | Thomas J. Sweeney". Bridgeportct.gov. Retrieved 2011-06-03.