Effective June 1, 2020 access to the Mayor's Court will be available by appointment only. There will be no open court. Court hearings will be held in accordance with the appearance date listed on your ticket. Members of the public needing court issued release documents should call the Clerk's Office at 330-971-5650 to set up an appointment.

Most citations can be paid by waiver, meaning no court appearance is required. Payments can be made online, by mail, or by hand-delivering the payment to the drop box that is located in the Police Department lobby. For assistance with citation and court information, please call 330-971-5650.

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The Mayor's Court of Cuyahoga Falls provides a local downtown venue for the community to see to traffic and other various misdemeanors.

Oftentimes, minor infringements may be handled through the clerk's office alone; however, if a court hearing is requested, one will appear in front of a magistrate. A list of waiverable offenses is available on the Payment Schedule. Pay in-person or online, today.

Clerk of Courts

The clerk is charged with running the office of the Mayor's Court, ensuring that court days run smoothly, and that protocols are followed and fines are processed according to law.


Magistrates are appointed by the Mayor of Cuyahoga Falls and serve as judge in cases before the court.

Magistrates work with the clerk, defendants, and attorneys to ensure fair court proceedings. Required credentials include a Juris Doctorate and extensive legal experience.

Learn more on the hours of operation, payment options and fees.