Municipal Court

Municipal Judge Frederick Godderz
City Attorney Tonya Vignery

Municipal Court is held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 4:00 pm in the City Hall.
If you need to contact the court, you can do so by contacting:
Court Compliance Clerk, Ashley Madden

Monday-Friday: 8:00 am – 2:00 pm.

How to Pay a Fine
Include your copy of the ticket with your payment. If you do not have the ticket, please call 785-836-7108 to obtain your citation number(s) and write the number(s) on your check, money order or cashier’s check, payable to the City of Carbondale.
Pay your fine in person at City Hall, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday

To pay your fine online Click Here

Mailing Address:
City of Carbondale
234 Main
Box 70
Carbondale, Kansas 66414

If you need an attorney:

Please understand that the Court compliance clerk cannot perform legal research, make recommendations on pleas or give you legal advice.

The Kansas Bar Association provides resources for finding an attorney on their website: Need to Find an Attorney? – Kansas Bar Association (