Chenango County Jury Information

Trial jurors are on 'standby' and should report to court ONLY when instructed.  Please review the reporting instructions below, or to hear a recorded message, please call 1-607-337-1456.


These instructions are updated daily at 6:00 PM 


Term Date:   Monday, April 1st, 2019

Trial Jurors - Reporting Instructions for:   Monday, April 1st, 2019


  Notice from the Commissioner of Jurors re: Coronavirus and Flu


In light of public health concerns arising over the coronavirus, please note the following:


If you have been summoned for jury duty, beginning on March 16th and continuing until further notice:

  • Please do not appear at the courthouse.  Your service has been suspended at this time.  You will hear from us in the future with another date for service.


If you are a juror currently serving on a criminal trial, on a grand jury or on a civil trial where opening statements have been made:

  • You are required to appear to continue your service. 

Thank you.

We never call and ask you for personal information.  NEVER give out personal information over the telephone.

General Information

Absence of Emergency: If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call at 607-337-1456 after 8:30 on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 607-337-1456 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.

Court Hours: Court normally operates from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day.  Court sessions rarely continue beyond 5:00 pm.

Electronics: Cell phones and other electronic devices may be used in the jury assembly rooms and other waiting areas.  They must be turned off during jury selection and trial.  There is public access WIFI in the County courthouse.  There are also computer work stations in the assembly room.

Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday.  There are many restaurants within walking distance of the courthouse.

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.

Security: Court Officers are stationed throughout the court.  Members of the public must pass through a magnetometer to enter.  Please arrive early and allow extra time for this process.

Court Locations

Chenango County Courthouse

West Side Park

Norwich NY

Trial Jurors refer to your summons for Date, Time and Court Location

Grand Jurors refer to your summons for Date, Time and Court Location

Town/Village Jurors check your summons for instructions and reporting address

Commissioner of Jurors

Mary C. Weidman

Chenango County Commissioner of Juror

County Office Building

5 Court Street


Norwich NY 13815

Email the Commissioner: