The Clerk of Court Office is closed to the public until further notice. Phone calls, faxes, and emails will be monitored during our normal business hours Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

All Court Hearings have been continued until April 29th at 9:00 AM. Should the situation continue past April 29th, adjustments will be made.
The option to pay waiverable tickets online is still available to you. All payments are due on or before your court date.

Click here to pay online or you may pay by money order/certified check via postal mail, or by using the Court drop box located in the lobby of City Hall.

It is our mission to provide the best possible customer service to assist you throughout the court process, however, the Clerk's office is not permitted to give legal advice.

For inquiries regarding court appearance, fine and court cost amounts, court procedures and other court matters, you may call the Clerk of Court's office at (216) 524-7719.

Online Ticket Payment: Pay Ticket Online

Court Sessions: 

Mayor's Court is scheduled on Wednesdays. Cases are heard as follows:

       Misdemeanor Traffic - Every other Wednesday at 9:00 AM
       OVI/Criminal Hearings - Every Wednesday at 8:00 AM

Refer to the lower right hand corner of your citation for your court date.

Contact this Department

Angela Zidanic
Clerk of Court

Cynthia Metz
Chief Deputy Clerk

Catherine Turkovic
Deputy Clerk

6800 Brecksville Rd
Independence, OH 44131

Phone: (216) 524-7719
Fax: (216) 524-3878

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm