Schedule of Fines & Costs


 

The Eureka Municipal Court accepts online payments (subject to a convenience fee) at the following link:

TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS BUREAU FINES AND COSTS

If you receive a complaint for an ordinance violation in the City of Eureka, you may:

  • Pay your fine by mail prior to the designated court date if the amount is listed below.
  • Pay your fine in person anytime on weekdays between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. prior to the designated court date at the Eureka Municipal Court.
  • Contest the complaint in Court at the address, date and time designated on your ticket.

THE VIOLATIONS BUREAU IS ESTABLISHED AS A CONVENIENCE FOR THE PUBLIC. THE BUREAU IS NOT INTENDED TO REPLACE A COURT APPEARANCE FOR PLEAS OF NOT GUILTY.

IF YOU BELIEVE YOU ARE NOT GUILTY OF THE CHARGED OFFENSE, YOU SHOULD APPEAR IN COURT ON THE DATE INDICATED ON YOUR SUMMONS. THE FOLLOWING FINES ARE EFFECTIVE AS OF JUNE, 2019, AND THEREAFTER, UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, FOR TICKETS ISSUED IN THE CITY OF EUREKA.

IF AN ACCIDENT HAS RESULTED FROM ANY MOVING VIOLATION, A COURT APPEARANCE IS MANDATORY.

SCHEDULE OF FINES AND COSTS

$31.50 in Court Costs are already added to each applicable case.

SPEEDING

MILES PER HOUR OVERAMOUNT DUE
6 - 10 miles per hour over$92.00
11 - 15 miles per hour over$102.00
16 - 29 miles per hour over$132.00
20 - 25 miles per hour over$187.00

OTHER VIOLATIONS

ANY OFFENSE NOT LISTED BELOW MUST APPEAR IN COURT

TRAFFIC VIOLATIONAMOUNT DUE
Abandoned Vehicle on Right-of-way$82.00
Disobeying Electric Signal$92.00
Disobeying Stop Sign$92.00
Defective Muffler$82.00
Improper Lane Use$92.00
Expired or No Vehicle License Plates$82.00
Failure to Dim Headlights$82.00
No Seatbelt$10.00
No Headlights or Taillights$10.00
Failure to Yield$92.00
Failure to Signal$92.00
Disabled Parking Violation$82.00
Improper Passing$112.00
Improper Vehicle Registration$82.00
Failure to Display Inspection$82.00
No Child Restraint$87.00
Other Parking Violation$82.00
No Child Restraint$49.50
Following Too Close$92.00
Passing or Overtaking School Bus$162.00

A court appearance is required for any violation not listed or if involved in an accident.  The Eureka Municipal Division accepts cash, check or money order at the payment window.  A check or money order is accepted by mail. Make check or money payable to: “City of Eureka”.  You may use the Plead and Pay feature on Case.net at https://www.courts.mo.gov/cnet/caseNoSearch.do

You may contest your ticket at court on your court date designated on your citation.

Physical and Mailing Address:

Eureka Municipal Division
120 City Hall Drive
Eureka, MO 63025