Poughkeepsie City Court
62 Civic Center
Poughkeepsie NY 12601
This court handles:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law misdemeanors
- Preliminary processing of felonies
- Traffic infractions
- Cases for $15,000 or less in money damages
- Small claims for $5,000 or less in money damages
- Housing (landlord-tenant) cases
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Parking and additional information
North or South to Rt 55 Exit, and follow signs to Poughkeepsie. Rt
55 will turn into a 3 lane highway, you will travel thru Poughkeepsie,
stay in right lane, after you pass the Mill House Panda Chinese Restaurant
and then the American Legion building (big BINGO sign), approximately 8
miles from the parkway. You go thru that next traffic light, which is the
Market Street intersection, and the courthouse is on the right. The Poughkeepsie
Grand Hotel is on the left, City Hall is a brick building on a small hill
on the right, stay in the far right lane, the parking garage is under the
building, there is a small sign: City Hall Parking.
Exit 18, New Paltz, turn right at end of toll to Rt 299, at end of
Rt 299 turn right onto Rt 9W South, follow signs to the Mid-Hudson/F. D.
Roosevelt Bridge, once over bridge, turn left at 3rd light onto Market Street
at 3rd light make a left at intersection, and stay in the far right lane,
City Hall is a brick building across the intersection on the hill, the parking
garage is under the building, there is a small sign: City Hall Parking.