Effective June 1, 2020 - Temperatures will be taken before entry is allowed in building
Masks will be required to enter the building

CIVIL COURT - Please contact the Judge's clerk to see if you must appear for your hearing.  

Walk-in Probate is temporarily suspended due to the pandemic. 

Routine Probate such as opening/closing probate matters and routine motions/orders may be done through eFiling.

Upcoming Court Holidays:
Tuesday, November 3 (Election Day)
Wednesday, November 11 (Veteran's Day)
November 26/27 (Thanksgiving Holiday)

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Contact Information
707 Etna Road, Room 141
Ottawa, Illinois  61350
(815) 434-8271


The Traffic Division handles all Traffic, Ordinance, Conservation, and Driving under the Influence tickets filed in LaSalle County. The Traffic Office is located on the first floor of the Criminal Justice Center in Room 141. There are two public viewing terminal in the lobby of the Clerk's office. These public viewing terminals allow access to the Circuit Clerk's database and documents. Payments are accepted for all Criminal and Traffic Division cases at the payment windows outside Room 141.