Village of Chestnut Ridge Justice Court
277 Old Nyack Turnpike
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977
Regular Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM (Financial Transactions are due by 3:30 PM).
In compliance with directives from the NYS Office of Court Administration & the Chief Administrative Judge, effective Monday March 16, 2020 all court activity will be suspended until further notice.
If you have urgent business please call (845) 425-3108 Monday -Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Payments & pleas may be made by mail or deposited in the lock box outside of the Village Hall Entrance.
The Honorable Joseph E. Suarez, Village Justice
The Honorable William F. Smith, Associate Village Justice
AUGUST 2020 HAS ONLY 2 COURT SESSIONS:
August 21: Traffic, Village, Small Claims, Justice
August 28: Criminal
NOVEMBER 2020 HAS ONLY 2 COURT SESSIONS:
November TBA, 2020: Village, Small Claims, & Justice
November 18: Criminal
DECEMBER 2020 HAS ONLY 2 COURT SESSIONS:
December 9: Traffic, Village, Small Claims, & Justice
December 16: 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.