11th Judicial Circuit of Florida
For Immediate Release
September 12, 2017
Contact: Eunice Sigler, Director
Office of Government Liaison & Public Relations
Phone (305) 349-7189 | Fax (305) 349-7190 | Cell (786) 348-7381
Hurricane Irma Advisory #6
MIAMI-DADE COURTS AND CLERK’S OFFICES WILL REMAIN CLOSED THROUGH FRIDAY, SEPT. 15TH, DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA, AND EXPECT TO RE-OPEN ON MONDAY, SEPT. 18TH
All Miami-Dade Courts and Clerk of Courts’ offices will remain closed through Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, pending clearance by the Miami-Dade Internal Services Dept. to resume operations at courthouse facilities.
The courts and clerk's offices expect to re-open on Monday, Sept. 18th.
All Court proceedings previously scheduled on the dates of court closure (Sept. 7-8 and Sept. 11-15) will be re-scheduled and parties will be notified accordingly.
All bond hearings will begin at 9am at the Richard E. Gerstein Justice Building. If there should be any changes to projected bond hearing schedules, updates will be provided.
The Miami-Dade Courts, in conjunction with its justice partners and local officials, will continue to closely monitor recovery efforts following Hurricane Irma and will provide future updates as needed. Any changes to court schedules will be in coordination with local authorities and the Miami-Dade School Board.
For continuing updates, please monitor the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Hotline at 305-349-7777 and website at www.jud11.flcourts.org, and follow the Eleventh Circuit’s Twitter and Facebook feeds @MiamiDadeCourts.
Please check news reports frequently as they will also contain court information.
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