Municipal Court

Due to the increase in COVID-19 related cases the Mayor has authorized the closure of Iowa Colony City Hall effective Monday December 28, 2020 and until further notice. The Iowa Colony Municipal Court will remain available by phone or email. All defendants should contact the court to make arrangements prior to their court date. No window traffic will be handled except during regularly scheduled court dockets. Court dockets will continue to be held as scheduled. Additional preventive measures will be put into place to ensure the safety of court staff and defendants during these dockets.    


Mission:

The City of Iowa Colony Municipal Court strives to provide all members of the public with neutral, courteous and professional assistance within the limitations of the law. The court is dedicated to ensure the citizens access to justice and case processing in a timely manner.

 

Purpose:

Municipal Courts are the judicial branch of city government. In addition, the Municipal Court is part of the state judicial system. Municipal Courts hear Class C Misdemeanor criminal cases, including traffic violations, for which the maximum fine, upon conviction, does not exceed $500, and for which no jail sentence may be assessed. They also hear cases involving violation of city ordinances, which may have fines up to $2,000 for certain offenses.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Monica Suarez Court Administrator 346-395-4529