Wolcott, New York
Wolcott is the name of a town and village in Wayne County, New York. The village is within the town. The City of Rochester is roughly forty miles to the west and the city of Syracuse is roughly forty-five miles to the east. The town rests on the southern shore of Lake Ontario. As of June of 2022, the town population was 4,443. The town’s early economy was based on iron ore mining and smithing. Nowadays, the town is a mix of suburbia, various farms, and vacation homes near the lake. Within the town of Wolcott is the Village of Wolcott and the Village of Red Creek. There are also three hamlets: Desborough Park, Furnace Village and North Wolcott.
Traffic Tickets in Wolcott, New York
There are two courts in Wolcott. One is the Wolcott Village Court, which serves only the village. The other is the Wolcott Town Court, which serves the rest of the town. Including the Village of Red Creek. Both courts handle the same types of legal matters. The village court will only deal with legal matters that arose from within the village. The town court handles the rest.
The Village of Wolcott employs a small police force. They patrol and issue tickets answerable to the village court. Outside of the village, tickets are issued by New York State Troopers and Wayne County Sheriffs. Typical citations in town include texting while driving and speeding. Most tickets are issued on the town’s primary roadways, such as New York State Route 104 (NYS-104) and County Route 165 (Red Creek Road). NYS-104 serves the south end of town, heading east and west. CR-165 does the same, heading east and west except through the center town area. Running north and south along the eastern town line is New York State Route 104A (NYS-104A), which connects NYS-104 and CR-165 to each other in the Village of Red Creek.
The villages have a speed limit of 30 miles per hour. Outside of the village, the town’s speed limit is 55 miles per hour. This sudden change in speed catches many motorists off guard as they approach the villages. The village perimeters see frequent traffic stops due to this.
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