Municipal Court

COVID-19 Update

Effective immediately, the Lyons Municipal Court sessions will be virtual. Lyons Town Hall is closed to the public, except by appointment. The Court will not see any defendant or attorney in person for arraignments until further notice. Please see the following options:

1. Pay the fine amount on the ticket, return your copy of the ticket with your signature on the reverse side. If you elect this option, you are entering a guilty plea to the original charge, waiving your right to a trial and all of the points will be recorded on your driving record. 

2.Receive a written plea offer from the town prosecutor via e-mail. If you elect this option, you must e-mail the Court at If you are eligible to receive a written plea offer, the prosecutor will e-mail you directly. If you are not eligible to receive a written plea offer via e-mail, the Court will let you know.3

3.Appear for court virtually. If you elect this option, you must e-mail the Court at The Court will send you the link to the virtual court session. To appear for virtual court, when the Judge calls your case you will have to turn on your video. The Court session will be recorded.  Proper court etiquette will be expected, including appearing in appropriate clothing. You should be in a location where you can hear the Court. The Court will not call your case if you are driving during the Court session.

If you fail to handle your case via any of the above listed options, the Court will note your failure to appear for court. You will be subject to entry of default judgement on the charge and a lien being placed on your driver's license. Or, depending on the charge, a bench warrant may issue for your arrest.

The Town of Lyons Municipal Court handles violations of the Lyons Municipal Code, within the Town limits. 

Court Dates

Lyons Municipal Court takes place the third Thursday of every month, beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the Shirley F. Johnson Council Chambers at Lyons Town Hall, 432 5th Ave, Lyons, CO 80540.

Payment Options

Court payments may be made at Town Hall with cash, credit cards, checks, and money orders. Court payments may also be made with a credit card over the phone, by calling Marissa Davis at 303-823-6622, ext. 21, or with checks or money orders (please do not mail cash), mailed to the following address:

Lyons Municipal Court
Town of Lyons
P.O. Box 49
Lyons, CO 80540

Traffic Citations
Traffic citations can be paid be enclosing the blue copy of the citation and payment in an envelope, and mailing to the following:

Lyons Municipal Court
Town of Lyons
P.O. Box 49
Lyons, CO 80540

Town Prosecutor

Jacob Starkovich

Presiding Judge

Kristin Brown

Contact Us

  1. Marissa Davis

    Deputy Town Clerk

    Municipal Court

    Shirley F. Johnson Council Chamber
    432 5th Avenue
    P.O. Box 49
    Lyons, CO 80540

    Phone: 303-823-6622, ext. 21
    Fax: 303-823-8257


    Monday - Friday
    7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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