Court1.JPGEast Ridge City Court is located in the East Ridge City Hall Building at 1517 Tombras Avenue. 

     Court Officers are:
     Judge- J. Cris Helton
     Court Clerk- Patricia Cassidy
     Deputy Clerk - Matrika Saintaude
     Clerk - Micah Rodriguez
     Clerk - Ashley Creel
     Phone: 423 867-2701
     Fax: 423 867-2712

     PRESS RELEASE - City Court to Open Starting June 2 - posted 5/21/20

City Court is in session on Tuesday evenings, beginning at:
  • 3:00pm for Traffic Court
  • 5:00pm for Criminal Court

Court Clerk's Office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am till 4:00pm
Payment of fines are accepted in the Clerk's Office from 8:30am till 3:30pm.

Payment of fines must be made in person or by phone. Payment can be made in cash or credit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover).
We do not accept checks of any kind.

Note: All fines must be paid in full, unless party appears in court and completes a Payment Request Form. Partial payments will be charged a $5 fee for each continuance payment.