Holiday Lakes Municipal Court

The Honorable Sharon Fox-Presiding Judge

Town Attorney: John Willy

Cindy Clark-Court Clerk, CCC2

Sahayra Alaniz-Deputy Court Clerk

 The Holiday Lakes Municipal Court is held on the second Tuesday of each month at 5pm, in the Municipal Complex (aka Town Hall Building) at 195 N. Texas Ave., Holiday Lakes, TX 77515.  It is the big blue building.  You may contact the Court at 979-849-1136 or send us a fax at 979-849-5225.

 If you need an  interpreter please inform the court at least 72 hours prior to your court date to allow time to process your request.

To Reschedule a Court Date:

 

Cannot make your court date, please call our office at 979-849-1136 and ask for the Court Clerk, or email her at cindy@holidaylakestexas.com

The clerk can reschedule your court date.  If you missed court please call as soon as possible to reschedule to avoid having a warrant issued for your arrest.

MUNICIPAL COURT

DOCKET

 

Below are window fines, for first offenses.  If this is a subquent offense the Judge will determine the actuall fine portion and therefore the total amount due. 

 

Please see below for payment options. 

 

We accept: cash, personal preprinted checks-with vaild Texas Photo Identification, money order, and credit card payments.  Credit card payments will be charged a $3.00 processing fee.

 Payment Options

 

If you pled Guilty,  or Nolo Contrendre (No Contest), you will be found Guilty.  And can ask for a payment plan. Payment plans can be made to work within any budget. 

 

Please speak with the Judge if you cannot afford to pay and can provide evidence of inability to pay, community service could be an option.  Or, if you cannot pay and cannot do community service.

We would like to invite you to visit our court any time.  We look forward to seeing you there.

Standard Window Fine

Authority Offense Fine Fees Total
  Parking      
545.303 Facing wrong way $105.00 $45.00 $150.00
545.304 / 545.302 Parking Unlawfully-Unauthorized / Prohibited Area $105.00 $45.00 $150.00
2010-03 Sec. 3A / 545.302 Parked or/Standing  within 15ft fire hydrant $105.00 $45.00 $150.00
545.302 Parked within an  intersection $105.00 $45.00 $150.00
other state statute No Parking Zone $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
2010-03 Sec.3D / 545.301 Parking on Roadway $105.00 $45.00 $150.00
2010-03 Sec.3D / 545.363 Obstructing Traffic (less than 15ft. For Passage) $50.90 $99.10 $150.00
2007-011 Traffic      
545.361 Speeding 1-9 $30.90 $99.10 $130.00
545.361 Speeding 10-19 $45.90 $99.10 $145.00
522.003 Speeding  20mph or more over $50.90 $99.10 $150.00
708.52 Speeding 10% or more over limit $50.90 $99.10 $150.00
545.151 Ran Stop Sign $50.90 $99.10 $150.00
545.059 Drove Wrong way on one way $50.90 $99.10 $150.00
521.021 No TDL $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
521.021 Expired TDL $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
521.054 Fail to change Address w/in 10 days $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
521.241 Invalid-Suspended Driver's License $183.90 $66.10 $250.00
2007.011 1st Offense Operate ATV on Public Street $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
2007.011 Mudhogging - Distruction of Town Property (Street) $183.90 $66.10 $250.00
         
         
  Ordinance-General Violations  
2005-10 Animal Control Ordinance $50-$500
Sec. 9 Abandoned Animal $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 5e No Owner Identification Tags $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 5e No Rabies Tags $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 6 No Rabies Vaccinations $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 7 Keeping Nuisance Animal $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 8 Destroyed when not allowed $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 10 Fail to stop when striking a domestic animal $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 11 Fail to care for/feed animal $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 12 Unprovoked attack/Owner $184.00 $66.00 $250.00
Sec. 13 Kept wild Animal $209.00 $66.00 $275.00
Sec. 14 Allow Animal to roam at Large $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 15 Not enough area/distance as required $209.00 $66.00 $275.00
Sec. 15 To many Animals for space $209.00 $66.00 $275.00
1991-133 Boat Motor Size on Lakes up to $200  
1991-133 Illegal Motor more than 9.9hp $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
  Ordinance-General Violations  
2010-03 Culvert & Ditch up to $500  
Sec. 2A Improper Culvert-Size $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2B Improper Culvert-Type $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 3B Improper Placement of Waste $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
2009-09 Drought Contingency up to $500    
  Illegal use of water-Drought $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
2005-08 Flood Damage Prevention up to $500  
Sec. D1 Caused Excessive Increase in flood height $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. D2 Not protected at time of construction (No Cert. of elev.) $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. D3 Altered Natural Floodplain (Stream, Channel, Barrier) $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. D4 Fill, Grading or Dredging without permit $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. D5 Created a Flood barrier $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
5 Sec. A-1 Anchored Improperly/Not at All $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
2005-08 Flood Damage Prevention continued up to $500  
5 Sec. A-2 Construction Practice does not minimize damage $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
5 Sec. A-3 Construction Materials not Flood Resistant $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
5 Sec. A-4 Improper Location of HVAC/Electrical $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
5 Sec. B-1 No Certificate of Elevation/Illegal Elevation $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
5 Sec. B-3 Enclosure not properly vented $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
2009-01 Manufactured Home up to $500  
Sec. 2a No Permit $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-3 Moving without a permit $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 3-4 Less than 1,000 sq. ft. livable space $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 3-6 Violation of Site Requirement $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
2006-06 Nuisance $50-$500 or Max  
Sec. 3 Discharge of Weapon $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 4 Intoxicating Substance $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 5 Noise Control $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 6 Abandoned Ice Box, Freezer, Refrigerator, or like $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
96-05 Peddlers/Vendors up to $500  
Sec. III No Peddler/Vendor Permit $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. VII Permit not Carried on Person $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. VIII No Peddler/Vendor Permit $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. IX No Surety when required $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. X Refused to leave premises when asked $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. XI Peddling where posted (No Peddling) $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. XII Peddling when not permitted $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. XIII Non-Scheduled Delivery (Exemption Not Allowed) $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
98-10 Plumbing  up to $500  
Sec. 2-A No Air-Gap $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-B Cross Connection $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-C No Backflow Prevention Device as required $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-D Pipe or Fitting above 8.0% lead $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-E Solder or flux above 0.2% lead $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
  Plumbing Continued      
Sec. 3 No licensed Plumber/No Permit $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
94-01 Street Address up to $200  
Sec. 5A No Address Posted $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
  Address not Visible from street $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
  Numbers not 3" high $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
  Truck up to $500  
Sec. 3  Operating Truck or Combination without permit $133.90 $66.10 $200.00
Sec. 3  G Operating without permit or Bond when required $133.90 $66.10 $200.00
96-02 Utility up to $500  
Sec. 2-4 Damaged Facility, Line or Hydrant $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
  Diverted or Bypass Cut off, More than 1 dwelling $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 2-18 & Sec. 14  Theft of Service $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 9 Made No Application for Water Service/Town Services $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 11 Water Well drilled without Council Approval $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 4-1 Unauthorized Transportation of Waste $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 8-1 Improper Container or Trash In Water (Lake or Creek) $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 8-2 Unauthorized Accumulation of Waste $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 8-3 Failed to Protect Waste from Wind-Etc. $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 8-4 Littering on Town Property $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 8-5 Littering on Non-Owned Property (Not Town) $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 8-6 Burning of Household waste $134.00 $66.00 $200.00
Sec. 8-7 Pilfering through waste without owners consent $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 8-8 Storing Excess Solid Waste or Heavy Trash $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 8-9 Storing Excess Solid Waste or Heavy Trash $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
95-02 Weeds & Rubbish up to $500  
Sec. 2-1/Sec.3 Weeds (Grass higher than12") $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-2/Sec.3 Brush (underbrush, small trees, low shrubbery, etc..) $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-3/Sec.3 Rubbish (trash of any nature) $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-4/Sec.3 Unsightly Matter (Piles of trash, Junk, Containers, etc.) $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
95-02 Weeds & Rubbish up to $500  
Sec. 2-5/Sec.3 Unsanitary Matter (gives off  order, looks impure, carrion) $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2-6/Sec.3 Other Objectional Matter (Law Clippings, dead leaves, etc.) $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
86-68 Zoning: R1-Residential, C1-Commercial up to 200  
Sec. 1.6 Non-Conforming Use $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 1 Addition to non-Conforming Use Prohibited $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 2 Substantially Damaged/No Permit $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 3 C1 use in R1 after 60 days non-use $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 4 Failure to get exception permit, Non-conforming use $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 5 Exceeded time allowed in special use permit $84.00 $66.00 $150.00
Sec. 6 No special use permit/business sold/bought in R1 zone $84.00 $66.00 $150.00