Town Justice Court

The Town Justice Court is located in the Scott Town Hall, 6689 State Route 41, Homer, NY 13077.

Town Justice: Honorable Russell J. Phelps

Court Clerk: Teresa A. Phelps Court Phone: 607-591-5662 Fax: 607-749-7907 Email: tphelps@nycourts.gov

Mailing Address: 6689 State Route 41, Homer, NY 13077

Town Court Hours:

Court is held the FIRST Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. and the THIRD Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Scott Town Hall. 2021 Court Hearing dates are below.

NOTICE:  Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Scott Town Court will not be in regular session.  At this time no in-person court appearances are permitted, and all matters are administratively adjourned until further notice.  The Court will continue to conduct business via phone, email or mail.  If possible, court will be held virtually, and we will contact you in advance with directions on how to enter the virtual courtroom or conference call.  Please contact the Court Clerk at 607-591-5662 or tphelps@nycourts.gov if you have any questions.

Ticket Information:

If you receive a traffic ticket in the Town of Scott, please follow these instructions to plea-by-mail:

Plead either guilty or not guilty on the ticket and mail the ticket to:  Scott Town Court, 6689 State Route 41, Homer, NY 13077.  The Court will contact you with further instructions after receiving your plea.

Fine Payment:

If you have a fine that you wish to pay, please mail a money order or bank check along with your name and current address to:  Scott Town Court, 6689 State Route 41, Homer, NY 13077.

2021 Court hearing dates will be held on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. and the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Court dates for the 2021 calendar year are as follows:

January 5 and 19

February 2 and 16

March 2 and 16

April 6 and 20

May 4 and 18

June 1 and 15       

July 6 and 20

August 3 and 17

September 7 and 21

October 5 and 19

November 16 (No court November 2nd – ELECTION DAY)

December 7 and 21

Honorable Russell J. Phelps

Scott Town Court Justice