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The Special Called City Council Meeting on Monday, April 6, 2020, at 5:15 PM.  has been CANCELLED.

DDA LOAN INFORMATION FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES

 DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH NOTICES

GOVERNOR'S EMERGENCY ORDER, EFFECTIVE APRIL 3, 2020, AND EXPIRING APRIL 13, 2020 - EXPLANATION IS ATTACHED TO THE ORDER

                                               APRIL 5, 2020 PROCLAIMED AS DAY OF PRAYER AND FASTING

  • All water cut-offs are suspended until further notice
  • The $5.00 fee charge for electronic water payments will be credited back to each account
  • All City government buildings remain closed to the public until further notice
  • If your phone call isn’t answered promptly, please leave a message and your call will be returned
  • There will be no cut-offs in the month of April and no late fees will be charged in April for commercial and residential customers.
  • All City parks and restrooms are closed until further notice.
  • **CLICK HERE TO VIEW EXTENDED LARGE/BULK ITEM DROP OFF HOURS

CORONA VIRUS PREPAREDNESS      

Municipal Court

Municipal Court & City Probation 
“You’re The Reason”

40 Lawrenceville Street
McDonough, GA 30253
770-954-2872
Fax: 770-898-4973

Municipal Court

Our mission is to create an effective network of City Government services that is responsive to local needs and provides a lifestyle of quality for present and future generations. We are committed to executing our duties with the highest integrity and in a manner that instills trust and confidence between the citizens of McDonough and employees of the City. “You’re the reason” we strive everyday to assure all of our citizens a safe and progressive city that is responsive to changing needs.

  • Municipal Court. The Municipal Court is dedicated to providing an impartial forum where all our citizens are treated fairly and with respect as traffic and ordinance violations are resolved.
  • City Probation. McDonough City Probation is dedicated to providing an impartial forum where all our citizens are treated fairly and with respect as Court ordered probation sentences are supervised.

Office Hours of Operation:
Monday—Friday 8:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

Municipal Court Staff:

       Court Administrator                        Warren Langley                                  wlangley@mcdonoughga.org           
       Deputy Clerk of Court         Trisha Morgan            tmorgan@mcdonoughga.org 
       Deputy Clerk of Court         Deon Morrison            dmorrison@mcdonoughga.org
       Assistant Clerk         Terry Senical            tsenical@mcdonoughga.org
       Assistant Clerk         Jackie Stewart            jstewart@mcdonoughga.org
       Assistant Clerk         Janet Stevens

           jstevens@mcdonoughga.org


Methods of Payment:
Money Orders / Debit Card / Visa / Master Card / Discover Card/Personal Checks

CASH WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Credit card and debit card payments by phone or in person will be accepted. Payment with credit cards or debit cards handled by Court Staff will incur a processing fee of 3%. A processing Fee of 5.5%  will be accessed on all credit/debit card payments made via web service or automated pay-by-phone service.

ONLINE PAYMENT 

Court Session Hours:
9:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Unacceptable Dress for Court:
NO Tank Tops / NO Shorts / NO Tee Shirts with improper pictures / advertisements / logos / slang words. NO Flip-flops.

NOT ALLOWED IN COURTROOM:
NO pocketbooks / backpacks / large bags.
NO CELLPHONES IN THE COURTROOM.

COURT DOCUMENT GUIDES:

Request for Interpreter

Request to Record

Holidays Observed:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day

Important Court Contacts:

  • District Attorney’s Office: 770-288-6400
  • Magistrate Court: 770-288-7700
  • Probate Court: 770-288-7600
  • Sheriff’s Office: 770-288-7100
  • Juvenile Court: 770-288-6866
  • State Court Clerk: 770-288-7800
  • Solicitor General: 770-288-7178