Municipal Court


RIVER FALLS MUNICIPAL COURT UPDATE: Due to the need for all of us to take extraordinary precautions during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Judge Gorman has cancelled all initial appearances for March, April, and May. All initial appearances are rescheduled to June 4, 2020. Pre-trials scheduled for April and May will be conducted by phone. All defendants will be receiving a letter from the court. Please contact the court if you have questions or do not receive a letter at 715-426-3429 or

Please check the 2020 schedule to confirm date and time. 


Before your court date, please read our court procedures.

Before Your Court Date, You May:

  1. Pay your fine.
  2. Request time to pay. This may be done in person or over the phone.
  3. Enter a plea of not guilty. Use the online form to submit a plea of Not Guilty.

Indigency Form

If directed by the Municipal Court, please print and fill out the Indigency Form and bring it to your Initial Appearance.

Reopening Request Form

To request your citation be reopened, please print and fill out the Reopening Request Form and return it to the Municipal Court offices.