Ruth Rohen
City Judge
Johnny Houston
(423) 874-0055 Phone

The City Judge is the Honorable Johnny Houston. The Court Clerk is Cheryl Cashman. All communications to the Judge should be addressed to the Court Clerk by calling (423) 874-0055 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

City Court is held on Monday beginning at 1:30 p.m. with Traffic Court starting a 2:00 p.m. and Criminal Court starting at 3:00 p.m. Court fines may be paid at the Court Clerk’s Office between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. When paying in person you may pay with cash, money order or cashier’s check.

Due to safety concerns surrounding the Solar Eclipse, Red Bank Municipal Court will be cancelled on August 21, 2017. If you have a court date on that day, please contact the clerk to reschedule.

Email the Court Clerk for court schedules or call (423) 874-0055.

Things to Know for Court

Plan to arrive early! Parking is limited; a few parking places are available on the parking lot of City Hall. There is additional parking in the gravel parking lot behind City Hall. To access the gravel parking lot, simply circle the block and you will locate the lot directly behind City Hall.

No small children. Please make arrangements for childcare prior to your court date.

No food or drink will be allowed in the court room.

Bring any and all documentation that you may need for your court appearance. These may include a state issued driver's license or identification card, vehicle registration, vehicle insurance, copies of receipts, letters or other correspondance.

Appropriate Court Attire:

  • NO Shorts
  • NO Tank tops / Muscles Shirts
  • NO House Shoes
  • NO Low Cut Shirts / Blouses
  • NO Hats / Caps
  • NO Sunglasses
  • NO Pajamas
  • NO T-shirts with Obsence Language or inappropriate graphics
  • NO Exposed Underwear or Underclothing

Shirts, unless otherwise designed, must be tucked in. It is preferred that men wear a collared shirt







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