The New Castle Municipal Court is located just inside the main entrance to Town Hall, 450 West Main Street, New Castle, Colorado 81647. If you have any court related questions or concerns not answered on this site, you can reach court staff during normal business hours at (970) 984-2311 or email

Adult Court – Is typically held every non-holiday on the second Monday of every month.

Summons – If you have received a Summons to Municipal Court, your appearance in court is mandatory. Failure to appear will result in a warrant being issued for your arrest and could also constitute a separate offense.

Traffic Citations – If you have received a Municipal Penalty Assessment (traffic citation) where a fine may be paid, you have the following options:

  • Pay the fine within 20 days and you may be eligible to receive a point reduction against your Colorado Driver’s License.
  • If you wish to appear in Court do not pay the fine. Instead, appear at the Municipal Court on the date and time indicated on your citation.
  • Your case may be set for trial.
  • Point Reduction Program.

Juvenile Court – Parent(s) are required to appear with the juvenile.

Garfield County Court
200 East 18th Street
Rifle, Colorado

District Court
109 8th Street
Glenwood Springs, Colorado

District Attorney’s Office – The District Attorney Office can be reached at (970) 945-8635 or visit them online