Town Court Contact Info

  • Chris Kohrs

  • Court Clerk
  • phone icon (518) 239-8260
  • fax icon (518) 239-6389
  • email icon Email
  • Court Clerk Hours

  • Monday & Tuesday
  • 9:30am - 12pm

Court Applications & Forms

Court FAQ's

You are given an appearance date at the time the ticket is issued and you are required to enter a plea by that date. If you do not return the ticket and you fail to appear before the Court, your driver's license will be suspended. 

When you are assessed a fine or surcharge, the Court will direct you to make payment in full by a specific date. The Court accepts partial payments only upon request and approval by the Judge. If you pay by mail, include a self-addressed stamped envelope for the return of your receipt. If you do not pay your fines, your driver's license will be suspended. 

Contact the Court immediately. Only the Court may grant adjournments. You are expected to find an alternative method to Court should you encounter any last minute problems such as your car not starting. 

Only the Court Clerk may answer questions or take payments. If the Court Clerk is unavailable, you MUST attempt to contact the Court Clerk again. No other Town Employees can assist you in person or by telephone. The office is normally open but it is occasionally necessary to close or be closed without advanced notice. 

NO, You must appear in person or notify the Court by mail. 

Attached is a guide to small claims and commercial small claims in the New York State City, Town and Village Courts.

pdf Small Claims Booklet City Justice 2018 (927 KB)