City of
HALTOM CITY

5024 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117
817-222-7700

Haltom City COVID-19 Response
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COVID-19 Precautionary Measures

HALTOM CITY MUNICIPAL COURT

In an abundance of caution and as a result of the Tarrant County Executive Order related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the courts will be cancelling and rescheduling all the court dates scheduled for the entire month of April, 2020.

If you feel that the court doesn’t have your correct mailing address you need to contact the court and give your most current address. All rescheduled court dates will be mailed out to the defendants at the address the court has on record. It is the defendant’s responsibility to let the court know of any change of address after citations are issued.

Payments can be made in the Haltom City drop box on the east side of City Hall, located at 5024 Broadway. Please only leave cash during business hours (Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Please also note “COURT” on any envelope left in drop box.

You may contact the courts at 817-222-7773 if you have any question.

Melissa Rodriguez - Court Supervisor

Haltom City Municipal Court

Effective immediately, due to the unprecedented nature of this situation, and in an abundance of caution, the following will be in place:

  • Bench Trials scheduled for the entire month of April, 2020 shall be cancelled and rescheduled after June 1, 2020.
  • Any defendant or attorney may reset their court date without penalty.  The court must be notified in writing via email, facsimile, mail or in person.
  • For March and April 2020, Attorneys currently set on the A3 docket will be rescheduled to the PT-A2 docket. They may also have a reset without penalty.
  • Defendants may receive deferred disposition at the window and may have up to 30 days to pay (90 days deferred disposition or 120 for defendants under 25).
  • Defendants may elect defensive driving at the window and may have up to 30 days to pay their fee. This includes those defendants who have passed their initial appearance date.
  • Defendants may receive compliance dismissals at the window with proof of compliance, including those that are beyond their initial appearance date. They may have up to 7 days to pay the dismissal fee.
  • Due dates for DSC and payments will be extended for 30 days.
  • Due dates for initial appearances will be extended for 30 days.
  • This order shall be in place until April 20, 2020 and may be extended as needed.

Lorraine Irby
Haltom City Judge

Municipal Court

City Hall
5024 Broadway Ave.

Haltom City, TX  76117

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday
Closed

Contact

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817-222-7773
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Haltom City Municipal Court

haltom city municipal courtHaltom City Municipal Court is the Judicial Branch of city government and is operated out of the Customer Service Department.

The Haltom City Municipal Court is organized into two sections, the Judiciary and Court Administration. The mission of the Judiciary is to conduct business separate and independent of the other two branches of government and in doing so, providing fair and impartial justice to the citizens of Haltom City. The mission of the Court Administration is to support the Judiciary by assisting the public with competence and patience and by managing court operations with skill and economy.

Nothing contained herein is intended to be construed as legal advice.

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