Hoopeston Municipal Court
The Hoopeston Municipal Court or Administratice Adjudication is run by the City of Hoopeston with hearing officers, who are certified attorneys presiding over the cases. Under this system the burden of proof is on the offender to prove why they are not guilty of the offense. The minimum fine for an offense is $100 along with court costs, the maximum fine is $1,000. Only ordinance violations may be heard in municipal court. Municipal court is held on the first Thursday of each month.
Questions concerning the municipal court should be directed to the Municipal Court Clerk Greg Lane. He can be contacted at 217-283-7645. Hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm.