The goal of the municipal court is to fairly and impartially adjudicate traffic and misdemeanor cases, to effectively maintain information and records concerning said cases, and to assist citizens in the resolution of cases, protection of their rights, and understanding of the municipal judicial system.
For reinstatement of driving privileges, contact the Alabama Department of Public Safety Drivers License Division at 334-242-4400.
State Certified Defensive Driving School is held the second, third, and fourth Monday of each month at the Senior Activity Building on Broad Street from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Cost varies with each court. Call 256-549-4596 to schedule a class. A judge's order is required.
Traffic Fines in Gadsden
Many Traffic fines may be paid without a court appearance, prior to the court date. The following is a partial list of fines and court costs.
Running red light
Running stop sign
Speeding (less than 25 mph)
Speeding (over 25 mph)
Speeding in school zone
If you are found guilty of a charge, you have 14 days from the date of the judgment to appeal your case to Etowah County.