The Yakima Municipal Court is committed to the highest standard of conduct to preserve the integrity and independence of the judiciary. We recognize our duty to provide impartial and accurate information making the court process trustworthy and consistent. We strive to maintain the dignity and respect to the people and entities we serve.


  • Susan J. Woodard, Presiding
  • Kelley C. Olwell
  • Tamara A. Hanlon
    Court Commissioner
  • Linda S. Hagert
    Court Services Manager

Access to Administrative Records Policies and Procedures

The Yakima Municipal Court follows the City of Yakima’s Administrative Public Records Requests Policy and Procedures and the Local Government Common Records retention Schedule (CORE), which relates to the management of the agency and its assets, finances, human resources, and information resources.

For more information, visit our Public Records Page

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