Municipal Court

Serving the City of Amery, Village of Clear Lake and Town of Clear Lake Communities

The Amery Area Municipal Court represents the judicial branch of government and provides a neutral setting for resolving alleged City/Village ordinance violations. We provide friendly and efficient service to all court users, keeping in mind legal and ethical requirements. The Municipal Court provides a neutral forum for hearing City of Amery and Village of Clear Lake ordinance cases, where the penalty includes a forfeiture. These are not criminal charges and defendants are not entitled to a free lawyer.

Court is held the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month. Adult Initial Appearances begin at 9:00 a.m. Juvenile cases are heard beginning at 9:30 a.m. Trials are scheduled as needed.

Common Cases Include:

  • Animal Control Violations
  • Building Code
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • 1st Offense Operating While Under the Influence
  • Traffic (Speeding, Operating After Suspension, etc...)
  • Trespassing
  • Retail Theft
  • Truancy Violations
  • Underage Alcohol