Mayor's Court

‚Äč18688 Royalton Road
Strongsville, Ohio 44136
Phone: (440) 580-3155
Fax: (440) 238-8458

PLEASE NOTE: Mayor's Court hours have  returned to 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. Starting June 1, 2020, hours will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday.  The court will be closed on Fridays. Waiverable citations may be paid online or at the court window during these hours.  

The court is located in the Strongsville Police Station, at the corner of Pearl and Royalton roads (Routes 42 and 82). Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Acceptable forms of payment: cash, Visa, Mastercard or debit card

No personal checks accepted. Money orders or bank cashier’s checks made out to Strongsville Mayor's Court are acceptable for mail-in payments.

Click Here to Pay Online: Traffic Violation Waivers and Payments

Mayor’s Court is in regular session every second week. Attorneys are asked to call in to confirm their court dates. Court starts at 8:30 a.m. for defendants with last names starting with A through L and at 10 a.m. for defendants with last names M through Z. 

2020 Schedule 
Presiding Officer: Kenneth A. Kraus

 
For tickets issued between: Court Date:
Dec. 16, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020 January 9
Jan. 6 – Jan. 19 January 23
Jan. 20 – Jan. Feb. 2 February 6
Feb. 3 – Feb. 16 February 20
Feb. 17  March 1 March 5
March 2 – March 15 March 19
March 16 – March 29 Cancelled - April 2
March 30 – April 12 Cancelled - April 16
April 13 – April 26 Cancelled - April 30
April 27  – May 10 May 14
May 11 – May 24 May 28
May 25 - June 7 June 11
June 8  – June 21 June 25
June 22 – July 5 July 9
July 6 – July 19 July 23
July 20 – Aug. 2 August 6
Aug. 3 – Aug. 16 August 20
Aug. 17 – Aug. 30 September 3
Aug. 31 – Sept. 13 September 17
Sept. 14 – Sept. 27 October 1
Sept. 28 – Oct. 11 October 15
Oct. 12 – Oct. 25 October 29
Oct. 26 – Nov. 1 November 5
Nov. 2 – Nov. 15 November 19
Nov. 16 – Nov. 29 December 3
Nov. 30 – Dec. 13 December 17

Traffic offenses and misdemeanor criminal cases are heard in Mayor’s Court. If you contest the charge, the case is referred to Berea Municipal Court.

2021 Schedule

 

For tickets issued between: Court Date:
Dec. 14, 2020 – Jan. 3, 2021 January 7
Jan. 4 – Jan. 17 January 21
Jan. 18 – Jan. 31 February 4
Feb. 1 – Feb. 14 February 18
Feb. 15  Feb. 28 March 4
March 1 – March 14 March 18
March 15 – March 28  April 1
March 29 – April 11  April 15
April 12 – April 25 April 29
April 26  – May 9 May 13
May 10 – May 23 May 27
May 24 - June 6 June 10
June 7  – June 20 June 24
June 21 – July 4 July 8
July 5 – July 18 July 22
July 19 – Aug. 1 August 5
Aug. 2 – Aug. 15 August 19
Aug. 16 – Aug. 29 September 2
Aug. 30 – Sept. 12 September 16
Sept. 13 – Sept. 26 September 30
Sept. 27 – Oct. 10 October 14
Oct. 11 – Oct. 24 October 28
Oct. 25 – Oct. 31 November 4
Nov. 1 – Nov. 14 November 18
Nov. 15 – Nov. 28 December 2
Nov. 29 – Dec. 12 December 16



Court Officials

Magistrate Kenneth Kraus
Prosecutor John Castele
Assistant Prosecutor Sean Kelleher
Clerk of Court Judy Burichin

Contact the court at mayors.court@strongsville.org

Appearing in Court

If you were issued a citation, your scheduled appearance date and time appears in the lower right corner of the citation. If the officer has indicated a personal appearance is required, it is mandatory you appear in court.

If the citation is marked as waiverable, you may avoid an appearance in court by signing the waiver form and paying the fine and costs prior to your scheduled court date.