We have continued the COVID safety measures put in place during the Pandemic.
Everyone entering the building must:

  • Wear a mask
  • Have your temperature taken
  • Register for tracking purposes

Plexiglass shields have been installed in each courtroom and in the Clerk’s Office.
Air filters are provided in select areas around the building.

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Guide for Friends, Family Members, Individuals seeking care

Posted on: Nov 16/2021 Posted to: news

Family, friends or individuals seeking assistance with mental illness or substance use issues may call (216) 623-6888 to connect with the Cuyahoga County Diversion Center.

CALL the 24-Hour Help line at (216) 623-6888 (Don't hang up if you get a recording)

  • Answer questions from FrontLine Service staff about the situation.
  • The call taker will complete a screening.
  • If eligible, other options will be provided.

Click here for the flyer.

Free Eviction Help

Posted on: Sep 22/2021 Posted to: news

Do not ignore your eviction case.  Tenants' rights in the Eviction process can be protected by a lawyer.  Lawyers who represent tenants in evictions often get good results, such as:

  • Stopping the eviction
  • Getting tenants more time to move
  • Protecting tenant's property
  • Reducing or avoiding debt owed bt tenant
  • Addressing unit repairs
  • Applying for rental assistance

Call now, you may be eligible for free legal help at your eviction hearing.

The Emergency Broadband

Posted on: May 5/2021 Posted to: COVID

The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.  

Unclaimed Funds

Posted on: Mar 30/2021 Posted to: news

Click here for a complete list of unclaimed funds from the Garfield Heights Municipal Court

COVID-19 and the Garfield Heights Municipal Court (09/03/2020)

Posted on: Mar 21/2016 Posted to: COVID

Amended Administrative Order September 3, 2020

Courthouse Closing: Effective March 20, 2020 at 4:00 pm and until further Order of the Court, no persons shall be admitted into the courthouse which constitutes the second floor of 5555 Tumey Road, Garfield Heights, Ohio, except court employees or other persons designated by the Clerk of Court or Presiding Judge. All courthouse entrances shall remain locked at all times

Click here to read the entire amended order.

2019 Annual Report

Posted on: Mar 21/2016 Posted to: Publications

The 2019 Garfield Heights Municpal Court's Annual Report.  Click here to view