Mayor's Court

State lawmakers are again trying to create new rules for how communities may use traffic enforcement cameras, especially smaller ones that make a large percentage of their revenue from citations.

Ohio Village Finds System To Replace Mayor's Court Fines

Feb 24, 2014

A central Ohio village that lost a major part of its revenue stream when the state abolished mayor's courts for some small villages has a new system for collecting money from traffic fines.

Mayor's Court Cases Decline

Sep 6, 2013

The number of traffic and misdemeanor cases being heard in mayor's courts is at a new low.

Villages Challenge State Law Ending Mayor's Courts

Mar 21, 2013

Four of the six villages whose mayor’s courts would be dissolved Friday under a new state law have filed a lawsuit in Franklin County seeking to keep them operating.