La Grande Municipal Court

1000 Adams Ave.
P.O. Box 670
La Grande, OR 97850
(541) 962-1314

Judge Douglas Briney presides over all cases in the La Grande Municipal Court.  Typically there are two Court Dates per month.  Please see the City Calendar to confirm Court Dates.  Court Hearings are scheduled on an as needed basis.

The Court handles minor traffic violations, parking violations and ordinance violations issued by City of La Grande officers.

The court can be accessed Monday through Friday 8am-5pm at City Hall 1000 Adams Avenue in Downtown La Grande.  The Municipal Court phone number is 541-962-1314.

City Parking Permits

Parking permits that allow parking for more than two hours in permitted on street areas and parking lots are available for purchase through the Municipal Court, in person, during normal business hours.  Please refer to these two maps, Downtown Map College Map, for areas where the permit is valid for.  Permits are good for the calendar year and expire on December 31 of the calendar year they are issued for.

When purchasing a permit, please bring the license plate number of the vehicle you wish to purchase the permit for.

Pricing for Permits is as follows and is based on the month you purchase the permit:

December 2019- January 2020   $40.00

February 2020- March 2020        $60.00

April 2020- June 2020                 $45.00

July 2020- September 2020        $30.00

October 2020- December 2020  $15.00

Residential Permits

Residential parking permits that allow for on street parking in designated areas near residences, which appear on an approved list, are available for free through the Municipal Court, in person, during normal business hours.  Proof of residency is required in order to be issued the permits.  If you are not sure if your residence qualifies for Residential Parking Permits, please call the Court.