Public Notice/COVID-19 NEWS



Update June 8, 2020
Municipal Court is now open with it's regular business hours.  
Monday-Friday 8:00a-4:30p
Notices for court dates will be mailed soon.  If your address has changed, please contact us immediately.  
You can call (256) 233-8733, fax (256) 233-6889 or email us at court@athensal.us

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Update May 27, 2020
Municipal Court remains closed to the public, per Mayor Marks latest update to Covid-19 Protocol.
If you have any questions or need to make a court related payment, please call or email during these hours.

Monday-Friday 8:00a-4:30p
(256)233-8733
Email: court@athensal.us

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Update May 14, 2020
In order to comply with the Safer at Home Order issued by Governor Ivey on April 28, 2020, all in court proceedings and Defensive 
Driving courses scheduled during the month of May have been cancelled.
Effective May 11, 2020 an order was issued by Municipal Court Judge Don Mansell to suspend all in court proceedings and 
 Defensive Driving Courses during the month of June.
Municipal Court remains closed to the public, per Mayor Marks latest update to Covid-19 Protocol.  
If you have any questions or need to make a court related payment, please call or email during these hours.

Monday-Friday 8:00a-4:30p
(256) 233-8733
Email: court@athensal.us

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Effective April 30, 2020
In order to comply with the Safer at Home Order issued by Governor Ivey on April 28, 2020, all in court proceedings
and Defensive Driving Courses scheduled during the month of May have been cancelled.
Municipal court staff will continue to work modified hours.
Municipal Court remains closed to the public, per Mayor Marks latest update to COVID-19 Protocol.
 If you have any questions or need to make a court related payment, please call or email during these hours.

Monday, Tuesday and Friday 10:00am to 2:00pm
Wednesday and Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm
(256) 233-8733
Email: court@athensal.us

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Effective April 1, 2020
Athens Municipal Court is still operating under the Supreme Court Order to suspend court proceedings.  
Municipal court staff will work modified hours starting April 1, 2020.
The courtroom remains closed to the public, but those with court related questions or 
those who need to make court related payments can call or email during these hours:

Monday, Tuesday and Friday 10:00am to 2:00pm
Wednesday and Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm
(256) 233-8733
Email: court@athensal.us 

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Effective March 20, 2020
City of Athens offices are adhering to the Alabama Department of Public Health's COVID-19 protocols for social distancing by closing its facilities to the public.

If you need to pay a citation, make a payment, or register for Defensive Driving School, please contact us at 256-233-8733 and we can accept your payment over the phone using a debit/credit card.  Any associated fees by telephone will be waived.

If you have any further questions, please contact us at 256-233-8733 or court@athensal.us.