Municipal Court

Initial Appearance Update

 Please read the procedures and options that are available to you here.

Pretrial Conference Update

Please read the pretrial procedures and instructions here.


The city provides the citizens of Burlington with a Municipal Court of the highest ethical and professional standards. The Municipal Court tries and determines all cases arising under the city’s Code of Ordinances, and under other orders, rules and regulations of the city.


The Municipal Court operates on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month with pretrials scheduled by notice of the court:

  • Arraignments - 5:30 p.m.
  • Trials - 6 p.m.


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