A $35.00 Court Cost is added on all open cases on the scheduled Arraignment Date. Cases that are eligible for early payment and are paid before the Court date will not be assessed the $35.00 Court Cost.
The Fort Collins Municipal Court is responsible for administering the operations of the judicial branch of City government according to the ordinances adopted by City Council. Cases adjudicated in Municipal Court include traffic violations, misdemeanors, and civil infractions. Generally, cases are brought to Municipal Court by the Fort Collins Police Services, Colorado State University Police Department, Animal Control, other City departments, and private residents.
Kathleen M. Lane, Municipal Judge