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IMPORTANT COVID-19
CORONAVIRUS COURT INFORMATION

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – INDEPENDENCE MAYOR’S COURT

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

The Court has resumed its regular schedule, however, hearings will be conducted either by telephone or by using the Zoom platform.  If you recently received a citation, please check the lower portion of the citation for the hearing date, or call the Court for assistance.  

You may check to see if your citation is waiverable at court.independenceohio.org.   If your citation requires a mandatory hearing,  you would otherwise like to have a hearing, or if you have a previous case you would like to resolve, please contact the Court at 216-524-7719 or email the completed Tele-Hearing Request Form to court@independenceohio.org.

All waiverable payments are due prior to your hearing 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.

No persons shall physically appear at the courtroom.
 
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 hearings, 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

Hearings: 

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

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

Refer to the lower portion of your citation for your hearing  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