Public Notice/COVID-19 NEWS

Effective September 8, 2020

 Athens Municipal Court office is now open to the public.

All in court proceedings for September 1st, 3rd, 8th & 10th have been cancelled.

We will post future updates as necessary.

If your court date was cancelled and your mailing address has changed, please email us your current mailing address or you will not receive your new court date. Send the information to court@athensal.us

If you need to pay a citation, make a payment, or register for Defensive Driving School, please call 256-233-8733 and we can accept your payment over the phone using a debit/credit card.

If you have any further questions, you may also contact us via email at court@athensal.us.

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Effective August 27, 2020

 Athens Municipal Court is adhering to the Alabama Department of Public Health's COVID-19 protocols for social distancing by closing its office to the public.

All in court proceedings for September 1st, 3rd, 8th & 10th have been cancelled.

We will post future updates as necessary.

If your court date was cancelled and your mailing address has changed, please email us your current mailing address or you will not receive your new court date. Send the information to court@athensal.us

If you need to pay a citation, make a payment, or register for Defensive Driving School, please call 256-233-8733 and we can accept your payment over the phone using a debit/credit card.

If you have any further questions, you may also contact us via email at court@athensal.us.

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Update June 8, 2020

Municipal Court is now open with it's regular business hours.  

Monday-Friday 8:00a-4:30p

Notices for court dates will be mailed soon.  If your address has changed, please contact us immediately.  

You can call (256) 233-8733, fax (256) 233-6889 or email us at court@athensal.us

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Update May 27, 2020

Municipal Court remains closed to the public, per Mayor Marks latest update to Covid-19 Protocol.

If you have any questions or need to make a court related payment, please call or email during these hours.

Monday-Friday 8:00a-4:30p

(256)233-8733

Email: court@athensal.us

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Update May 14, 2020

In order to comply with the Safer at Home Order issued by Governor Ivey on April 28, 2020, all in court proceedings and Defensive 

Driving courses scheduled during the month of May have been cancelled.

Effective May 11, 2020 an order was issued by Municipal Court Judge Don Mansell to suspend all in court proceedings and 

 Defensive Driving Courses during the month of June.

Municipal Court remains closed to the public, per Mayor Marks latest update to Covid-19 Protocol.  

If you have any questions or need to make a court related payment, please call or email during these hours.

Monday-Friday 8:00a-4:30p

(256) 233-8733

Email: court@athensal.us

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Effective April 30, 2020

In order to comply with the Safer at Home Order issued by Governor Ivey on April 28, 2020, all in court proceedings

and Defensive Driving Courses scheduled during the month of May have been cancelled.

Municipal court staff will continue to work modified hours.

Municipal Court remains closed to the public, per Mayor Marks latest update to COVID-19 Protocol.

 If you have any questions or need to make a court related payment, please call or email during these hours.

Monday, Tuesday and Friday 10:00am to 2:00pm

Wednesday and Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm

(256) 233-8733

Email: court@athensal.us

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Effective April 1, 2020

Athens Municipal Court is still operating under the Supreme Court Order 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

(256) 233-8733

Email: court@athensal.us 

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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 court@athensal.us.