FAQs About Jury Duty

What number do I call to see if I'm needed for service?
The automated response number to be called after 5:00 p.m. the day before you are to report for service is 330-287-5662.

Is there parking?
Public parking is available in a lot located on North Grant Street, directly across from the front of the Municipal Courthouse. There is a loop in front of the Courthouse for drop off and pickup only.

What are the hours?
Court is usually in session from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with a break for lunch between noon and 1:00 p.m. However, the hours depend on what’s occurring in the trial. For example, when the jury starts to deliberate, you may be here into the evening if your deliberations require it.

How much do I get paid and how do I collect it?
The pay is $30 per day if you are seated; $10 if you have to report and are excused. You will get a check in the mail after the end of your term. To receive payment, you must check in with the Clerk of Courts office every day you are here.

How do I get selected?
Voter registration lists are placed into a computer after the November election and prospective jurors are randomly selected. Your name was on the list for this term.