Contact Information

24 US Oval
(on the former Air Base)
Plattsburgh, NY 12903
Phone: 518-536-3870
Email: PlattsburghCity@nycourts.gov


Court Information

City Court Judges:
Timothy G. Blatchley (Full Time)
Hon. Matthew G. Favro (Part Time)

Clerk's Office
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Chief Clerk - Kimberly Crow

Filing & Payment hours
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. You may pay traffic tickets and request adjournments at the Court Clerk's window during these hours.

Court Schedule
Court is in session each weekday at 9:00 a.m. for criminal cases.

Drug Court is held on alternate Tuesday afternoons at 2 p.m., and is open to the public.

Mental Health Court is held on alternate Thursday afternoons at 2 p.m., and is open to the public.

Small Claims Mediation is held every other Wednesday afternoon. Meetings are with trained Mediators from the North Country Conflict Resolution Center. Often parties can reach a satisfactory resolution themselves with the help of an expert mediator. If mediation is not successful, the case will proceed to the scheduled trial date.

Summary Proceedings brought by landlords are scheduled Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 1:30 p.m.

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