Texas Judicial Branch

Court Closures & Delays 

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Closures & Reopenings

The counties and courts below have reported to OCA a court closing or delay. Please contact the county and/or court directly for the most up to date information.

Appellate Courts
Court City/Cities Closes Reopens Reason Web Site
There are no reported closures or delays at this time.
Trial Courts & Clerk's Offices
County / Counties Court Closes Reopens Reason Web Site
Aransas County Clerk's Office 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery https://www.aransascountytx.gov/clerk/
Aransas County Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.aransascountytx.gov/countyjudge/
Aransas District Clerk's Office 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery https://www.aransascountytx.gov/districtclerk/
Aransas City of Fulton Municipal Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery  
Aransas Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1 08/24/2017 12:00 pm 09/12/2017 8:00 am
temporarily relocated to 801 East Cedar Street, Rockport, TX 78382
mailing address: 301 North Live Oak Street, Rockport, 78382
Hurricane Recovery http://www.aransascountytx.gov/jp1/
Hardin County Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.hardin.tx.us/default.aspx?Hardin_County/County.Court
Hardin City of Kountze Municipal Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery  
Hardin City of Lumberton Municipal Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://cityoflumberton.com/lumberton-municipal-court/
Hardin City of Silsbee Municipal Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.cityofsilsbee.com/city-services/municipal-court/
Hardin City of Sour Lake Municipal Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.cityofsourlake.com/departments/
Hardin 88th District Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.hardin.tx.us/default.aspx?Hardin_County/District.Court
Hardin 356th District Court 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.hardin.tx.us/default.aspx?Hardin_County/District.Court
Jasper District Clerk's Office 08/29/2017 1:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.jasper.tx.us/default.aspx?Jasper_County/District.Clerk
Orange County Court at Law Date/Time of closure not reported Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/County_Court_At_Law.html
Orange County Court at Law No. 2 Date/Time of closure not reported Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/County_Court_at_Law_2.html
Orange District Clerk's Office Date/Time of closure not reported Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/District_Clerk.html
Orange 128th District Court Date/Time of closure not reported Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/128th_District_Judge.html
Orange 163rd District Court Date/Time of closure not reported Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/163rd_District_Court.html
Orange 260th District Court Date/Time of closure not reported Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/260th_District_Court.html
Orange Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1 08/25/2017 5:00 pm 09/18/2017 9:00 am
temporarily relocated to the offices of Judge Joy Simonton, 2524 State Hwy 87, Orange, TX 77630
Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/Justice_of_the_Peace_-_1.html
Orange Justice of the Peace, Pct. 2 08/28/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/Justice_of_the_Peace_2.html
Orange Justice of the Peace, Pct. 4 08/25/2017 5:00 pm Closed until further notice Hurricane Recovery http://www.co.orange.tx.us/Justice_of_the_Peace_4.html
Rockwall County Clerk's Office 11/09/2017 5:00 pm 11/13/2017 8:00 pm In observance of Veterans Day https://www.rockwallcountytexas.com/108/County-Clerk
Rockwall County Court at Law 11/09/2017 5:00 pm 11/13/2017 8:00 pm In observance of Veterans Day https://www.rockwallcountytexas.com/directory.aspx?did=4