Steele Municipal Court Fines & Court Cost

Infraction

Fine

Cost

Total

Allowing child under 16yrs. to operate motor vehicle

50.00

175.00

225.00

Bicycle – no lamps or reflector

20.00

175.00

195.00

Blocking highway

30.00

175.00

205.00

Casting a light from a public road (spotlighting)

100.00

175.00

275.00

Clinging to Vehicle

20.00

175.00

195.00

Coasting

20.00

175.00

195.00

Crossing a fire hose

50.00

175.00

225.00

Cutting corners Municipal Ordinance

10.00

175.00

185.00

Disobeying traffic control devises on a cont.-access hwy

20.00

175.00

195.00

Driving on wrong side of road

30.00

175.00

205.00

Driving through/around barricade/warning/detour sign

20.00

175.00

195.00

Driving under minimum speed

20.00

175.00

195.00

Driving upon sidewalk

20.00

175.00

195.00

Driving with vision obscured

20.00

175.00

195.00

Driving w/o license in possession – must have valid license and must present license to magistrate.

25.00

225.00

250.00

Entering highway closed by State Trooper

20.00

175.00

195.00

Expired License

20.00

225.00

245.00

Expired Tag

20.00

175.00

195.00

Failure to affix tinting-compliance label

20.00

175.00

195.00

Failure to dim headlights

10.00

175.00

185.00

Failure to display flare or warning devices

20.00

175.00

195.00

Failure to exercise care

20.00

175.00

195.00

Failure to MOVE OVER or reduce speed for Emergency  Vehicles

25.00

175.00

195.00

Failure to move right upon emergency vehicle. approach

50.00

175.00

225.00

Failure to obey pedestrian control signs

20.00

175.00

195.00

Failure to obey instructions of official traffic control devise

20.00

175.00

195.00

Failure to stop at railroad crossing

10.00

175.00

185.00

Failure to stop when emerging from alley, driveway, building

20.00

190.00

210.00

Failure to use child restraint

25.00

190.00

215.00

Failure to wear safety belt

25.00

46.00

71.00

Failure to yield right of way

20.00

175.00

195.00

Failure to yield to emergency vehicle

50.00

175.00

225.00

Following emergency vehicle

50.00

175.00

225.00

Following too closely

20.00

175.00

195.00

Hitchhiking

10.00

175.00

185.00

Impeding the flow of traffic

20.00

175.00

195.00

Improper access to controlled access highway

20.00

175.00

195.00

Improper stopping, standing, or parking outside of business

30.00

175.00

205.00

Improper backing

20.00

175.00

195.00

Improper brakes

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper horn

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper lane change

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper lane usage

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper length/width of a motor bus

100.00

145.00

245.00

Improper lights

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper motorcycle operation

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper muffler

10.00

145.00

155.00

Improper or no rearview mirror

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper passing

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper passing on a motorcycle

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper riding of a bicycle on a roadway

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper signal

10.00

145.00

155.00

Improper stopping or parking on or in highway (general)

30.00

145.00

175.00

Improper stopping, standing or parking in specific places

30.00

145.00

175.00

Improper stopping, standing, or parking outside a residence

30.00

145.00

175.00

Improper tag

25.00

145.00

170.00

Improper tax classification

25.00

145.00

170.00

Improper tires

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improper turn

20.00

145.00

175.00

Improper use of clearly indicated divided highway

30.00

145.00

175.00

Improper window tinting

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improperly driving over the center line of 4 lane roadway

20.00

145.00

165.00

Improperly opening and closing vehicle doors

20.00

145.00

165.00

Insurance – allowing the operation of a vehicle w/o insurance

50.00

145.00

195.00

Insurance – display of invalid insurance

50.00

145.00

195.00

Insurance – failure or refusal to display

50.00

145.00

195.00

Insurance – operating a vehicle w/suspended registration

50.00

145.00

195.00

Insurance – operating a vehicle without insurance

50.00

145.00

195.00

Littering highway

100.00

145.00

245.00

Making a U-turn

20.00

145.00

165.00

No Commercial Driver License

100.00

195.00

295.00

No flag, flare or other warning device

20.00

145.00

165.00

No helmet (motorcycle)

10.00

145.00

155.00

No motorcycle endorsement

20.00

195.00

215.00

No permit (oversized width, height, length)

100.00

145.00

245.00

No red or orange flag or red light or amber strobe

20.00

145.00

165.00

No reflect device on slow moving vehicle

20.00

145.00

165.00

No reflectors on tractor

20.00

145.00

165.00

No shoes (motorcycle)

10.00

145.00

155.00

No tag visible

50.00

145.00

195.00

Obstructing driver’s view

20.00

145.00

165.00

Operating a vehicle without a driver’s license

25.00

195.00

220.00

Overweight/height/length truck (W) (H) & (L)

100.00

145.00

245.00

Parking in Fire Zone

10.00

145.00

155.00

Parking (NOT HANDICAP) Ordinance Violation

10.00

10.00

Parking more than 18 inches from curb

30.00

145.00

175.00

Pedestrians entering/remaining on bridge or rail road cross

20.00

145.00

165.00

Pedestrian on highway

10.00

145.00

155.00

Pedestrian not yielding to authorized emergency vehicle

10.00

145.00

155.00

Refusal to weigh

300.00

145.00

445.00

Riding in a house trailer

20.00

145.00

165.00

Running red light

20.00

145.00

165.00

Running stop sign

20.00

145.00

165.00

Shifting load

25.00

145.00

170.00

Slowing or stopping without proper signal

20.00

145.00

165.00

Speeding 25 MPH or more over posted

40.00

145.00

185.00

Speeding 25 MPH or more over posted construction zone

80.00

145.00

225.00

Speeding less than 25 MPH over posted

20.00

145.00

165.00

Speeding less than 25 MPH over posted construction zone

40.00

145.00

185.00

Speeding REASONABLE AND PRUDENT SPEED

20.00

145.00

165.00

Spilling load

25.00

145.00

170.00

Stopping on highway

30.00

145.00

175.00

Switched personalized license plates

100.00

145.00

245.00

Texting while driving

25.00

145.00

170.00

Towing or hauling a disabled vehicle

25.00

145.00

170.00

Unattended motor vehicle

25.00

145.00

170.00

Unloading logs, lumber etc., on or near highway

25.00

145.00

170.00

Violating driver license endorsements/restrictions

10.00

195.00

205.00

Violating oversized load permit

100.00

145.00

245.00

  • If you have more than one citation, you must appear before the judge.
  • The fine amounts may be different if you appear before the judge.