Municipal Court

The Monona Municipal Court remains operational with a few changes due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Adult municipal court is cancelled through the month of April.  Notices with instructions will be sent to those who are currently scheduled to appear.  

Juvenile court will continue as scheduled.  If you must reschedule your juvenile court appearance, please contact the Clerk of Court at (608) 216-7422 or

If your ticket does not indicate a mandatory appearance, you may enter a plea in writing. Read here for more information.

Due to the Safer at Home Order, the Municipal Clerk is working remotely but is available by phone at (608) 216-7422 or

Services & Times

Monona is served by a municipal judge, a court clerk, and the assistant city attorney. Monona's Municipal Court is held the first and third Tuesday of each month, with a few exceptions for holidays and other conflicts. Juvenile Court is held the first and third Wednesday of each month, again with some exceptions.

Municipal Court

Location:  Municipal Room of the Monona Public Library,  1000 Nichols Road
Days:  1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month
Time:  4:00 p.m.

Juvenile Court

Location:  Monona City Hall, 5211 Schluter Road
Days:  1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month
Time:  4:30 p.m.


The mission of the Monona Municipal Court is to provide adjudication of municipal citations in a prompt, fair, knowledgeable and respectful manner. The court recognizes the interest of defendants in receiving fair treatment and due process of law. The court shall remain independent and objective, but recognize its role in the community and promotes a understanding of the court, as well as the role of the judicial function