Municipal Court

DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, VILLAGE OF ALBANY MUNICIPAL COURT HAS ENACTED POLICIES FOR IN-PERSON COURT APPEARANCES FOR THOSE WHO WISH TO ATTEND.  WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE YOU TO HANDLE YOUR TICKET(S) BY CHOOSING ONE OF THE OPTIONS ON OUR Plea Sheet

ALL PERSONS CHOOSING TO ATTEND IN-PERSON, MUST WEAR A FACE MASK.  SINGLE USE MASKS WILL BE PROVIDED TO THOSE NOT HAVING ONE WITH THEM.  PLEASE BE REMINDED THAT THIS WILL ADD TIME TO THE PROCESS. 

ONCE YOU ARRIVE FOR COURT, YOU WILL NEED TO CALL/TEXT 608-447-1471.

SOCIAL DISTANCING PRACTICES WILL BE OBSERVED.  YOU WILL NEED TO WAIT IN YOUR VEHICLE, OR OUTSIDE KEEPING A 6′ SOCIAL DISTANCE, UNTIL YOU ARE CALLED WHEN IT IS OKAY FOR YOU TO ENTER THE BUILDING.

IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO ATTEND COURT OR COMPLETE A PLEA SHEET, YOU MAY PAY YOUR TICKET(S) BY MAILING A CHECK/MONEY ORDER TO ALBANY MUNICIPAL COURT, 206 NORTH WATER STREET, ALBANY WI 53502, OR USING THE DROP-BOX LOCATED IN FRONT OF THE BUILDING.  YOU CAN ALSO  PAY ONLINE AT WWW.GOVPAYNOW.COM OR BY PHONE AT 1-888-604-7888, USE PAY LOCATION CODE (PLC) 7753.

ALL MUNICIPAL COURT MATTERS CAN BE DIRECTED TO ASSTCLERK@ALBANYWI.ORG OR BY CALLING 608-862-0101.  THANK YOU AND STAY HEALTHY!

Judge
The current Municipal Court Judge is A.B. Runaas.

Responsibilities
The Albany Municipal Court handles local traffic and ordinance violations.

Court Sessions
All Court Sessions are held in the Village Hall located at 206 North Water Street, Albany, Wisconsin53502 on the third Saturday of every month.  Scheduled trials are held the fourth Saturday of every month.  Court starts at 10:00 a.m.

Contact
Michelle Brewer
Municipal Court Clerk
Email: asstclerk@albanywi.org

206 North Water Street
Albany, WI 53502

Phone:608-862-0101
Fax:   608-862-1539

Payments
Payments can be made by cash, check, money order, cashier’s checks and credit cards.  Mail payments to the above address.

To pay by credit card go to www.GovPayNow.com or call 1-888-604-7888.  Use Pay Location Code (PLC) #7753.  You can make payments 24 hours a day/7 days a week and they accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover and Debit Cards.  Please Note:  A service fee is charged for the transaction through GovPayNow.

If you do not pay your forfeiture according to your payment schedule, the Albany Municipal Court could impose any of the following penalties:  1-year driver’s license suspension, Green County Warrant or submission to the State Debt Collection.