Highway Department

Welcome to the Highway Department Hearings Division.

The Department of Administrative Hearings Highway Division hears cases initiated from the Highway Department.

The Highway Department has maintenance responsibilities for 1,474 miles of pavement, 130 bridges, 332 traffic signals and 5 pumping stations.

The Department of Highway began sending code violations enforcement cases to the Department of Administrative Hearings for adjudication in March 2010. Common violation types include:

  • Construction/Maintenance Permits

For more information on the Highways Department, please visit their website by clicking here, or contact them at (312)603-9945.

Your Hearing location and court appointed date is written on your ticket or notice of violation. If you are unable to attend your hearing date on the date scheduled on your notice of violation or citation (“the ticket”), please contact the Department of Administrative Hearings at (312)603-2120 or click here for information on our Administrative Procedures. If you have missed your Hearing date, you may still have an opportunity to reschedule your Hearing by filing a Motion to Set-Aside the Default Judgment.

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