Public Notice/COVID-19 NEWS

Effective April 1, 2020
Athens Municipal Court is still operating under the Supreme Court mandate to suspend court proceedings.  
Municipal court staff will work modified hours starting April 1, 2020.
The courtroom remains closed to the public, but those with court related questions or 
those who need to make court related payments can call or email during these hours:

Monday, Tuesday and Friday 10:00am to 2:00pm
Wednesday and Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm

Effective March 20, 2020
City of Athens offices are adhering to the Alabama Department of Public Health's COVID-19 protocols for social distancing by closing its facilities to the public.

If you need to pay a citation, make a payment, or register for Defensive Driving School, please contact us at 256-233-8733 and we can accept your payment over the phone using a debit/credit card.  Any associated fees by telephone will be waived.

If you have any further questions, please contact us at 256-233-8733 or