The Boulder Municipal Court has jurisdiction over violations of city ordinances, including traffic, photo enforcement, parking, animal and misdemeanor criminal offenses that have occurred within the Boulder city limits.

Boulder Municipal Court Staff are committed to a solution-oriented organization that demonstrates the following core values:

  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Accessibility
  • Fairness
  • Respect
  • Efficiency

Boulder Municipal Court Judge

  • Jeff H. Cahn - Presiding Judge

Zoom Hearings

Individuals wishing to appear for court via Zoom may do so by requesting a Zoom hearing:

Sign up for a Zoom hearing

Evidentiary hearings require a separate motion to the court for virtual hearings via Zoom. Please email your request to bouldermunicipalcourt@bouldercolorado.gov

Paying a Ticket


To pay a Boulder Municipal Court summons that is marked with a "Pay and Close Amount" at the top of the summons or an amount in the "TOTAL" box on the face of the summons, please visit www.citepayusa.com


To pay a City of Boulder parking citation, please visit our parking payment website.

Appeal a Parking Ticket

Photo Violations

To pay a City of Boulder photo violation, please visit www.violationinfo.com

Remote Access to Municipal Court Proceedings

All sessions of the Municipal Court, including online virtual hearings, are, by law, open to the public to observe. Members of the public who wish to view an online virtual session of the Court may do so on the following links:

Non-Jail Hearings (Typically held Monday-Friday, between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM)

Jail Sessions (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10:30 AM)

No electronic recording, video, still photography, or audio capture of the live streaming is allowed without expressed written permission of the Court.