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LOVELAND MUNICIPAL COURT
TRAFFIC INFRACTION FINE SCHEDULE – PENALTY ASSESSMENTS


EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2020 

Pursuant to Colorado Municipal Rules of Procedure 210, the Municipal Court is authorized to establish a procedure for the payment to the Court Clerk or Violations Bureau according to a schedule of fines in lieu of proceedings. In such matters, the Clerk or Violations Bureau shall act under the direction and control of the Court.

Accordingly, this Court finds that Traffic Infractions eligible for a fine in lieu of Court proceedings (Penalty Assessments) are subject to the following fine schedule:

Point Violations                                                   Fine

“0” point violations                                             $70
“1” point violations                                             $80
“2” point violations                                             $100 
“3” point violations                                             $120
“4” point violations                                             $150 

The following exceptions apply: 
    
Bicycle Violations under 221 & 1412                         $50 
Child Restraint Violations under 236                       $150
Interference with Official Devices under 607       $100
Trailer Parking under 10.20.030                                $100
Parking in Residential Areas under 10.20.040      $100
Parking Violations                                                          $40
Parking in a Handicapped Zone                                 $150
Overweight Vehicle Violations under 507 & 508     (schedule below) 

COURT COST ($35) and a SURCHARGE ($10) LMC 1.12.010(C) shall be assessed to all Traffic Infractions and Penalty Assessments.

Fines are increased by $50 if the cited driver contributed to the cause of an accident.

Fines are doubled in School Zones and Construction Zones.

OVERWEIGHT PENALTY CHARGE

MUNICIPAL VIOLATION MTC 507 & 508

 

EXCESS WEIGHT – POUNDS

PENALTY

TOTAL – INCLUDING SURCHARGE

100

$20

$30

200

25

35

300

30

40

400

35

45

500

40

50

600

45

55

700

50

60

800

55

65

900

60

70

1000

65

75

1500

90

100

2000

115

125

2500

140

150

3000

165

175

3500

190

200

4000

215

225

4500

240

250

5000

265

275

5500

290

300

6000

315

325

6500

340

350

7000

365

375

7500

390

400

8000

415

425

8500

440

450

9000

465

475

9500

490

500

10,000

515

525

Etc.

 

 

 

                Weight is rounded down to the lower 100-pound increment.

 

                Example:  For a vehicle 2750 lbs overweight, the PA fine + surcharge = $160

                i.e. $15+$135+$10, $15+(27x5+135)+$10 surcharge + $160 for the PA.

 

If a defendant comes to court, the $35 court cost is added in Court