Mayor's Court

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

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 9 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. 
Five-day OVI hearings will be on Thursday mornings at 8 a.m. on non-court weeks.

2021 Schedule 
Presiding Officer: George Lonjak

 
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 9
Nov. 1 – Nov. 14 November 23
Nov. 15 – Nov. 28 December 7
Nov. 29 – Dec. 12 December 21

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.
 

2022 Court Schedule

For tickets issued between: Court Date:
Dec. 13, 2021 – Jan. 2, 2022 January 6
Jan. 3 – Jan. 16 January 20
Jan. 17 – Jan. 30 February 3
Jan. 31 – Feb. 13 February 17
Feb. 14  Feb. 27 March 3
Feb. 28 – March 13 March 17
March 14 – March 27  March 31
March 28 – April 10  April 14
April 11 – April 24 April 28
April 25  – May 8 May 12
May 9 – May 22 May 26
May 23 - June 5 June 9
June 6  – June 19 June 23
June 20 – July 3 July 7
July 4 – July 17 July 21
July 18 – July 31 August 4
Aug. 1 – Aug. 14 August 18
Aug. 15 – Aug. 28 September 1
Aug. 29 – Sept. 11 September 15
Sept. 12 – Sept. 25 September 29
Sept. 26 – Oct. 9 October 13
Oct. 10 – Oct. 23 October 27
Oct. 24 – Nov. 6 November 10
Nov. 7 – Nov. 20 November 22
Nov. 21 – Dec. 4 December 8
Dec. 5 – Dec. 18 December 22



Court Officials

Magistrate George Lonjak
Prosecutor John Castele
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.