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During these rapidly changing circumstances please call to check on the status of the office hours before you make a trip to see us!: 518-692-2678 for the Town Clerk or 518-692-0027 for the Court Clerk.

Easton Town Court

**Due to the COVID 19 spike, the Court will be temporarily closed to in-person appearances other than as directed by the court. **

*IF YOU HAVE BEEN ISSUED A VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC TICKET OTHER THAN A DWI OR MISDEMEANOR, WE ASK THAT YOU CONTACT THE WASHINGTON COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE TO DISCUSS RESOLUTION OF THE SAME.
*IF YOU HAVE BEEN ISSUED A MISDEMEANOR INFORMATION OR TICKET (INCLUDING DWI), YOU MUST ATTEND YOUR ARRAIGNMENT (first appearance) ON THE DATE INDICATED ON THE INFORMATION OR TICKET OR AS OTHERWISE DIRECTED BY THE COURT IN WRITING.
*IF YOU WISH TO MAKE A FINE PAYMENT IN PERSON, PLEASE DEPOSIT THE PAYMENT WITH YOUR IDENTIFYING INFORMATION IN THE LOCK BOX LOCATED OUTSIDE THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO THE BUILDING.  OTHERWISE, YOU MAY SUBMIT PAYMENT (OTHER THAN CASH) BY MAIL PER THE INSTRUCTIONS ON YOUR FINE NOTICE.
*YOU MAY CALL THE COURT (NOT THE TOWN CLERK) TO OBTAIN INFORMATION IF YOU HAVE REMAINING QUESTIONS.  *PLEASE NOTE THAT THE COURT HOURS ARE LIMITED AND PHONE CALLS ARE GENERALLY RETURNED ON A WEEKLY BASIS.  YOU MAY EMAIL THE COURT AS WELL.
*AS MOST OF US KNOW BY NOW, THIS SITUATION CHANGES OFTEN SO PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES OR CHANGES.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR ASSISTANCE IN PROCESSING THE COURT’S WORK.

The Easton Town Court presides over Criminal, Vehicle & Traffic, Civil, Small Claims (up to $3,000), and Environmental cases occurring within the Town of Easton.

Presiding Justice — Hon. James S. Cox
Phone:   (518) 692-0027   Fax:   (518) 692-2035
Click here to email Judge Cox

Mailing Address:
1071 State Route 40
Greenwich, NY  12834

Physical Address: PLEASE ENTER THIS ADDRESS IN GPS!

Burton Hall
1071 State Route 40
Easton, NY

Directions

The Easton Town Court is located within the Easton Town Hall (Burton Hall).

From the North:  The Town Hall is located approximately 7 miles south of Greenwich on State Route 40, on the right, across from the Easton Library.

From the South:  The Town Hall is approximately 7 miles north of the Town of Schaghticoke on State Route 40, on the left, just after the sign for Willard Mountain.

Court Times & Office Hours

Clerk office hours are Tuesdays from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and Wednesdays beginning at 5:00 p.m.
Criminal Court –  ADA is present the 2nd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
Public Defender is present the 2nd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
Regular court sessions are held the 1st, 2nd & 3rd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
Small claims hearings scheduled as needed Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.
There is NO court the 4th and 5th Wednesdays of the month.

Payment of Fines

In Person:

Money Orders and Certified Checks made payable to Easton Town Court are accepted. Visa, MasterCard, and Cash payments are also accepted. If necessary, located outside of the building is a drop box in which you can leave your payment. Please include a self addressed, stamped envelope with your payment so a receipt may be mailed to you. Please include your name, phone number, date of birth, and/or case number with your payment.

By Mail:

Money Orders and Certified Checks made payable to Easton Town Court, and Visa  or Master Card with a completed fine payment notice are accepted.

Please note there is a mandatory 2.99% surcharge for all credit cards payments processed.

Payments must be received on or before the due date, and should be addressed to:
Easton Town Court
1071 State Route 40
Greenwich, NY  12834

Payments by phone and personal checks will NOT be accepted!