Niagara, New York
Niagara is the name of a town in Niagara County, New York. The town and country are named after the famous Niagara Falls, which is right near the town. As of January of 2022, the town’s population was 8,850. The City of Niagara Falls surrounds the town’s west and south side. To the north is the Town of Lewiston, and to the east is the Town of Wheatfield. Niagara was founded in 1812. The town is a mix of residential and commercial areas. The Niagara Falls International Airport is within the town boundaries.
Traffic Tickets in Niagara, New York
A substantial number of traffic citations are issued In Niagara. Most originate from the I-190 (Niagara Expressway), whichpasses through the town’s jurisdiction. Most traffic stops are conducted for motorists exceeding the 65-mph speed limit. Many motorists on this highway are from out of the area and not familiar with the local rules of the road or are not paying attention to the signs.
Traffic tickets are also issued on the town streets. The main local road in Niagara is New York State Route 182 (Porter Road). It passes through the heart of Niagara and enables passage to I-190 via on-ramps. NYS-182 also enables travel to the nearby Niagara Falls International Airport.
Town roads are mostly monitored by the Niagara Police Department. Sometimes the Niagara County Sheriff's Department or New York State Police will conduct a traffic stop as well. The I-195 is patrolled exclusively by the New York State Police. All traffic citations within the boundaries of the town are adjudicated in the Niagara Town Court. The physical location of the court is in nearby City of Niagara Falls.
If you are from out of town and received a traffic ticket in Niagara, it makes sense to contact a New York traffic lawyer before you take action. New York has one of highest fines for traffic violations in the United States. Furthermore, in all likelihood, the New York violation will transfer to your home state. It will then likely impact your insurance rates for a number of years. There are effective ways of avoiding these costs even if in fact you committed the violation charged in the ticket. In addition, there is no need for you to come back to Niagara personally. You can contact the Benjamin Goldman Law Office for more information. Consultations are free.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is a traffic ticket defense firm. We have been fighting on behalf of motorists for more than ten years. Our attorneys are usually able to obtain drastic reductions or dismissals on behalf of our clients. The success of our firm is due to several factors. The main reason is that we are entirely focused on Traffic Law. Our staff is highly familiar with all the nuances of state laws that we utilize to our client’s advantage to obtain the most optimal disposition. We are ready, willing, and able to take on your case. Consultations are free. Any Canadian resident that received a ticket when visiting New York is free to speak with our firm as well. We help ticketed Canadian drivers all the time.
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