Justice Court

Village of Chestnut Ridge Justice Court

277 Old Nyack Turnpike

Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977

Telephone:  845-425-3108

Fax: 845-352-6277

Regular Office Hours:  Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM (Financial Transactions are due by 3:30 PM).

The Honorable Joseph E. Suarez, Village Justice

The Honorable William F. Smith, Associate Village Justice



August 21: Traffic, Village, Small Claims, Justice

August 28: Criminal


The Village of Chestnut Ridge Justice Court sessions are on the second, third and fourth Wednesdays of each month at 6:00 PM.  Unless otherwise noted on the calendar below matters heard at each session are as follows: 

2nd Wednesday:  Traffic, Village Matters

3rd Wednesday:  Traffic, Small Claims, Justice

4th Wednesday:  Criminal

When you come to Court, please bring your Court notice with you to expedite the check-in process (a Traffic Ticket isn’t a Court notice-please check our FAQ’s). Note, no food or drinks are allowed in the Court. All cell phones must be shut off.


For Frequently asked Questions about your traffic ticket click on the FAQ button at the top right of the page.

Click here for 2019 Justice Court Calendar