Office (865) 425-3536 Wednesdays at 5 p.m.Email Thursdays at 9 a.m.Fax (865) 425-3608
200 South Tulane Avenue, Oak Ridge, TN 37830Get Directions >>
City Court has jurisdiction within Oak Ridge over cases involving violations of city ordinances. The courtroom is located in the Municipal Building and the City Court Clerk's Office is adjacent to the courtroom. The City Court Clerk's Office records and maintains permanent records of cases that come before City Court. The City Court Clerk's Office also receive monies for fines and costs. Payment may be made in person or by mail. For your convenience, payment can be made in the afterhours drop box located on the courthouse steps. Please include name and phone with payment. Acceptable methods of payment are: cash, check and money orders. If you have written a bad check to this office in the past, a check will not be accepted. Credit card payments are not accepted at this time.At the Judge's discretion, a person may complete a traffic school class to keep a moving traffic violation off of his or her driving record with the State. To be eligible, a person must not have already taken the traffic class out of this court. The traffic class is normally scheduled for the first Saturday of each month. Depending on the severity of the charge, the Judge will assign either the four-hour or eight-hour class. There is a fee for attending the class, payable directly to the instructor. Court costs will also be assessed, payable to City Court after completion of the traffic class. Due to federal rules, a person with a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) may not take the traffic class.
AS THEY APPLY TO YOUR INDIVIDUAL CITATION(S)
Some citations may be resolved prior to the court date by mailing/presenting documentation and payment in the Court Clerk’s office. . If you do not see your charge or you have question, call the Court Clerk’s office @ 865-425-3536
NO DEBIT OR CREDIT – cash, check, cashier’s check or money order only