Municipal Court

May 6, 2020

Our business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, however, due to the ongoing COVID-19 health concern, defendants are encouraged to use alternative methods to take care of your citation or case.  Many options can be exercised via phone, fax, or email (  Call the court office to learn what options are available to you at (936) 291-5476. 

Our Purpose

The purpose of the Municipal Court is to provide a forum for citizens to be heard in a professional and courteous environment in matters related to Class "C" offenses filed within the city limits of the City of Huntsville so that the law may be administered in a fair and efficient manner.


The Municipal Court provides administrative support for the City of Huntsville's municipal court proceedings. The Municipal Court is responsible for the collection of fines, fees, and State costs: filing citations/complaints; court scheduling; issuing, tracking, and clearing warrants; maintaining court records and reporting collection, conviction, and statistical data to the appropriate State agencies. 
John Gaines, Presiding Judge

Haney.Moorman.Paschal, P.C., Prosecutors