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Municipal Courts time changes

Municipal Courts time changes

Effective Monday, January 3, 2022, The Municipal Courts of The City of Memphis in-court appearances time will change. The Courts will continue the staggered scheduling to maintain physical distancing of 6ft.

Division 1-Judge Carolyn Watkins
1st Court Session 8:30 a.m.
2nd Court Session 10:30 a.m.

Division 2-Judge Tarik Sugarmon
1st Court Session 12:30 p.m.
2nd Court Session 2:00 p.m.

Division 3-Judge Jayne Chandler
1st Court Session 10:00 a.m.
2nd Court session 1:30 p.m

You may contact the City Court Clerk’s Office at (901) 636-3400 for further information or assistance with your ticket. Additionally, the Poplar Avenue entrance at the Northwest corner of Poplar and 3rd Street remains a dedicated entrance for citizens coming to City Courts. You may enter at any public security entrance but there may be lines.

PLEASE NOTE:
1) Only the person who was ticketed will be allowed into the building.
2) Please bring any necessary documentation such as registration, proof of insurance, valid driver’s
license, etc. and have them available for the clerks.
The Judges of The Memphis Municipal Courts, Judge Carolyn Watkins, Judge Jayne Chandler, and myself, along with the City Court Clerk, Myron Lowery remain grateful for your patience and cooperation.


Sincerely,
Tarik B. Sugarmon
Administrative Judge
City of Memphis Municipal Courts