Manchester, New York
Manchester is a town in Ontario County, New York. It is considered part of New York’s Finger Lake region and is around thirty miles southeast of downtown Rochester. As of July of 2022, Manchester had a population of 9,246, spread over thirty-eight square miles. The town was established in 1822 and named after the English city, Manchester. Inside the town there are three villages, Manchester, Shortsville and Clifton Springs. Clifton Springs is split between Manchester and its neighboring town, Phelps. Additionally, spread throughout the town are the hamlets of Gypsum (formerly Plainville), Littleville, Manchester Center, and Port Gibson.
Traffic Tickets in Manchester, New York
A significant portion of Interstate 90 (New York State Thruway) runs east-west through the town of Manchester. The I-90 in Manchester is laid straight and flat with two lanes in each direction divided by a grassy median. The speed limit is 65 miles per hour. The nature of the road leads motorists to exceed the speed limit, whether intentionally or unintentionally. The interstate is patrolled by New York State Police. They frequently conduct traffic stops in Manchester, mostly for speeding violations.
Some traffic stops occur on local town streets. New York State Route 21 (NYS-21) is the town’s largest local road. It runs north-south near the town’s western boundary. It passes through Shortsville as it heads into the neighboring town to the south. Some other noteworthy roads include County Route 27 (CR-27), County Route 25 (CR-25), and County Route 7 (CR-7). The latter heads into Manchester Village. CR-27 and CR-25 bring motorists to the Village of Clifton Springs. Ontario County Sheriff’s Department are authorized to issue traffic citations on town roads. They are supplemented by state troopers.
All traffic citations issued in the town are adjudicated at the Manchester Town Court (Manchester Justice Court). The court is located within the Manchester Town Hall building in the Village of Clifton Springs. The Manchester Town Court should not be confused with the Clifton Springs Village Court, also located in the Village of Clifton Springs. The village court is a separate court, in another location, and has jurisdiction only over village matters. If you were issued a ticket in Clifton Springs, please visit our dedicated page by clicking here.
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