East Greenbush maintains a very busy court calendar. In a typical year, the court will adjudicate an average of 5,000 civil, criminal, and traffic court cases.
A large number of traffic cases heard in East Greenbush Town Court are speeding tickets written under VTL 1180.
Pleading guilty to a speeding ticket can result in a minimum of three points and a maximum of eleven points being held against a driver’s license.
This chart should help you quickly ascertain the number of points you are facing.
01 to 10 mph over the limit
11 to 20
21 to 30
31 to 40
More than 40
Costly Speeding Ticket
For a first time driver convicted of speeding, a conviction could cost hundreds of dollars in fines, hundreds more in DMV assessment fees, and countless more in lost time and insurance increases.
A conviction to 86/55 mph zone can result in a local court fine of $600.00 plus a mandatory state surcharge of $93.00. (A repeat offender could be facing more in fines). Furthermore, this conviction will result in an additional $450.00 penalty fee due to the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles called the Driver’s Responsibility Assessment. This will result in an 8-point conviction. If a driver has 3 additional points within an 18-month period, their privilege to drive will be suspended.
East Greenbush Town Court Contact Information
225 Columbia Turnpike
Rensselaer, NY 12144
(518) 477-4775 phone
(518) 477-2386 faxes
WE CAN HELP
If you have a traffic ticket, speeding ticket, or any other moving violation, give our East Greenbush lawyers a call today at 800-893-9645. We have helped thousands of drivers save money, time and points on their license. Join the thousands of drivers who have hired our traffic ticket defense lawyers to fight their ticket.