Municipal Court

Department Summary

The Municipal Court is the judicial branch of City Government.  The Grain Valley Municipal Court handles all traffic and City ordinance violations written by the Grain Valley Police, Animal Control and Code Enforcement Departments.

Department Structure

The Municipal Court Staff:

Judge – John Jack
City Prosecutor – James Cook
Court Administrator – Kari Boardman
Deputy Court Clerk – Jacque Landers

Violations Bureau Fee Listing

The Grain Valley Municipal Court by authority of Missouri Supreme Court Rule 37.49 does establish this violation bureau, subject to the supervision of the Jackson County Circuit Court and does designate the Court Administrator and Court Clerks of the City of Grain Valley to accept appearance, waiver of trail, plea of guilty, and payment of fines and costs for the designated violations and to enter the pleas on the record and transmit the violation record as required by law.

The violations within the authority of the bureau shall be designated by the order and may be amended from time to time.

No violation resulting in personal injury or property damage shall be disposed through the bureau, nor shall any violation involving drugs or alcohol be disposed of.

The following violations may be disposed of through the violation bureau with the fines and costs to be imposed upon a plea of guilty specified below. The amount shown includes fines and costs.

Municipal Court

711 Main Street
Grain Valley, MO 64029

Click address above for directions

Hours:
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Phone: (816) 847-6240
Fax: (816) 847-6209

Speed Violations/MPH
Fines
Costs
Total
ORD #

01 – 10 Over

$40.50

$29.50

$70.00

11 – 15 Over

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

16 – 20 Over

$70.50

$29.50

$100.00

21 – 25 Over

$120.50

$29.50

$150.00

26 – 30 Over

$150.50

$29.50

$180.00

Other Violations

Abandon Vehicle

$20.50

$29.50

$50.00

Animal-Rabies Tag

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Animal-Run at Large

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Barricades/Police or Construction

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Careless Driving (No Accident)

$70.50

$29.50

$100.00

Defective Equipment

$30.50

$29.50

$60.00

No Lights after dark

$30.50

$29.50

$60.00

Fail to Dim Lights

$20.50

$29.50

$50.00

Fail to Signal Turn

$30.50

$29.50

$60.00

Fail to Stop-School Bus

$100.50

$29.50

$130.00

Fail to Yield ROW (No Accident)

$70.50

$29.50

$100.00

Follow to Close (No Accident)

$70.50

$29.50

$100.00

Illegal Left Turn

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Improper Lane Use

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Improper Passing

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Improper Turn

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Insurance-Valid Card (Dismiss/proof)

$0.00

$0.00

$0.00

Insurance-Obtained after ticket

$100.50

$29.50

$130.00

Insurance-No Valid

$195.50

$29.50

$225.00

License Plates-Unauthorized/Altered

$75.50

$29.50

$105.00

License Plates-Expired-Improper Reg

$30.50

$29.50

$60.00

Operator’s License-Expired

$30.50

$29.50

$60.00

No Valid Operator’s License

$70.50

$29.50

$100.00

Not Motorcycle Qualified

$70.50

$29.50

$100.00

One Way Street

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Parked “For Sale”

$20.50

$29.50

$50.00

Parked-Handicap

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Parked-All Other

$10.50

$29.50

$40.00

Seat Belt Violation

$10.00

$0.00

$10.00

Child Restraint Violation

$25.00

$29.50

$54.50

Stop Sign

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00

Stop Signal

$50.50

$29.50

$80.00