A person receiving a traffic ticket may plead guilty and pay the waiver fee without making a court appearance, unless, the face of the ticket indicates a court appearance is required. Tickets may be paid by mail, online by following this link, or in person at the Clerk's Office located at 555 East 222nd Street, which is located to the rear of Euclid City Hall. The ticket must be paid no later than the day before the court date noted on the ticket.
Cash, check, money order, Visa or MasterCard may be used for payment of a waiver fine. If paying by Visa or MasterCard over the telephone a $2.50 service fee will be added.
Make checks payable to Euclid Municipal Court.
The Court also accepts payment made online.
Your ticket lists the number of violations and their descriptions. There is a fine for all violations, however the state court costs will only be charged once per ticket.
All fines collected by the Violations Bureau for violations of the ordinances of the City of Euclid, shall be paid into the treasury of the City of Euclid. All fines collected for violations of State law, shall be paid into the treasury of Cuyahoga County or as otherwise provided by law. All fines collected for violations of the Rules of the Metropolitan Park District shall be paid into the treasury of the Metropolitan Park District. Court costs established pursuant to the Ohio Revised Code shall be paid to the Treasurer of the State of Ohio and court costs established by other sections shall be paid as directed by law. All court City costs shall be waived and/or suspended on waiverable offenses. However, mandatory State court costs are included in the fine schedule and disbursed to the State of Ohio unless the Court first makes a finding of indigence of the accused. The fine schedule does include the computerization fee and special projects fee previously enacted by this Court. It also includes the fee by Cuyahoga County to fund the system known as C.R.I.S. for all moving violations.
Fines are subject to change by an order of the Court. For a copy of the Journal Entry establishing the Traffic Violations Bureau please contact the Court.