Lexington Municipal Court                                  

919 Franklin Ave
Lexington MO 64067
660.259.4633
660.259.4093 (Fax)

Municipal Court Clerk: Carla Ghisalberti 660.259.3367
Municipal Court Prosecuting Attorney: Valoree Maycock 660.259.2457
Municipal Court Judge: Kelly Halford Rose

Lexington Municipal Court is held on the second Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. It is located at 919 Franklin Ave in the downstairs of the City Hall. No Food, drinks, cellular phones or hats are allowed.

INTRUCTIONS FOR PLEA OF “GUILTY” TO YOUR TRAFFIC VIOLATION

The following procedure has been established by the Municipal Judge for the convenience of those who prefer to plead guilty and dispose of their charges, thereby avoiding the inconvenience, delay, and expense incident to Court appearances, and related matters.
You have received a complaint for Ordinance Violation of the City of Lexington, Missouri. You may:
1. Pay you by mail anytime five days from date ticket was issued until three days prior to designated court date by:
     A. Sending in a money order or check made payable to MUNICIPAL COURT with the completed form on back and mail to      Municipal Court, 919 Franklin Avenue, Lexington, MO 64067.
     B. Enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope for return of driver’s license (if taken) and your receipt.
2. Pay your fine in person at the Municipal Court Office, 919 Franklin Avenue, Lexington, MO 64067, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday up until 12:00 p.m. the day of court.

Traffic Fines And Costs

Miles Over Limit

Fines and Cost in School Zone

1 to 5

35.00-----45.50

6 to 10

45.00-----65.50

11

50.00-----75.50

12

55.00-----85.50

13

60.00-----95.50

14

65.00-----105.50

15

70.00-----115.50

16

80.00-----135.50

17

90.00-----155.50

18

100.00----175.50

19

110.00----195.50

20 to 26

120.00----215.50

27

124.00----223.50

28

128.00----231.50

29

132.00----239.50

30

136.00----247.50

31 and up

MUST APPEAR IN COURT

Mandatory Court Appearance
Driving While Intoxicated - Driving While Suspended/Revoked
 

Moving Violations

Non Moving Violations

Parking Violations

Failure to Obey Traffic Signal--75.00

Improper Registration--50.00

Parking in a Handicap Zone--100.00

Failure to Obey Stop Sign--75.00

Expired Plates--50.00

Parking at a Fire Hydrant-65.00

Violation of School Bus Stop--100.00

No License Plate--50.00

Blocking Driveway or Alley--40.00

Improper Lane Usage--75.00

No Brake Lights--50.00

All Other Parking Violations--40.00

Failure to Signal--75.00

No Tailights--50.00

 

Improper Passing--100.00

Failure to Dim Lights--60.00

 

Improper Turn--55.00

No Headlights--50.00

 

Driving Wrong Way--100.00

Seat Belt Violation--10.00

 

Driving Closed Road--65.00

Child Restraint Violation--60.00

 

Driving on Curb--60.00

Operating MV w/defective part--75.00

 

No Proof of Insurance--125.00

Improper Muffler--50.00

 

Proof of Insurance after Ticket--100.00

No Inspection Sticker--50.00

 

Fail to Yield--75.00

Excessive Noise--75.00

 

Driving to Slow--40.00

Dog @ large/Second--50.00/60.00

 

Driving thru Funeral Procession--35.00

No Dog Tag--50.00 + purchase

 

Following too Closely--60.00

Fail to Appear--105.00

 

Improper Backing--65.00

No Rabies Vaccination--$60.00/proof required

 

Running a Stop Sign in a School Zone--100.00

 

 

Spinning Wheels--65.00

 

 

Improper U-Turn--50.00

 

 

No Valid Operators License--55.00

 

 

Fail to Yield to Emergency Vehicle--175.00

 

 

*If warrant has been issued an extra $50.00 fine will be added to your original fine.

The above schedule does not apply to any case where personal injuries or damage to property occurred, where the Officer of Prosecutor alleges that to case involves aggravating circumstances, where the charge represents a third offense. In such cases, the person must appear personally and the penalty w1ll be assessed at the Court’s discretion after consideration of the circumstances of the case. All cases are assessed additional court cost as provided by ordinance and Missouri Statues.