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Environmental Courts

LITTLE ROCK DISTRICT COURT







THIRD DIVISION







ENVIRONMENTAL AND SMALL CLAIMS/CIVIL DIVISION







JUDGE MARK LEVERETT

Mission Statement

To provide impartial and timely adjudication and impose sanctions for code violations to ensure that neighborhood conditions are improved to comply with accepted health and safety standards. To provide the public with timely and impartial adjudication of civil and small claim matters.









Environmental Court is held in the Criminal Courtroom at 600 West Markham Street and the schedule is as follows:

Mondays:  1:00 PM – Reports

                  2:00 PM - Trials



Wednesdays:  1:00 PM – Plea and Arraignment

Thursdays:  1:00 PM – Reports

                    2:00 PM - Trials

This court hears all City Code Violations including:

  • Accumulation of trash
  • Parking in yard violations
  • Fail to demolish
  • Illegal dumping
  • Abandoned autos
  • Fail to maintain utilities
  • False alarms
  • Fail to obtain privilege license
  • Loud music
  • Animal charges (cruelty, fail to vaccinate, etc.)
  • Loud noises
  • Loitering
  • In City Parks after hours
  • Operating businesses in a residential area
  • Parking tickets








Civil And Small Claims Court

Hours: Tuesday At 1:30 PM

NOTICE TO THE PLAINTIFF







NOTICE TO THE DEFENDANT

Filing Fee Increase

  • For initiating a cause of action in the CIVIL DIVISION of District Court EFFECTIVE JULY 31, 2009, THE FILING FEE WILL INCREASE TO $80.00







  • For initiating a cause of action in the SMALL CLAIMS EFFECTIVE JULY 31, 2009, SMALL CLAIMS FILING FEE WILL INCREASE TO $65.00







  • NO PORTION OF THE FILING FEES SHALL BE REFUNDED.

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