Pay a Municipal Ticket

You MUST have a copy of your citation or your citation number available when paying online, through the mail, or in person. If you no longer have the citation, you can:

  • Request a copy in person from the Police Department on 1st floor of City Hall; or
  • Call the Police Department at (608) 789-7238.

Payment Options

Option 1: Credit or Debit Card Payment

You will need the following information to complete the online payment:

  • Citation Number—located at the top of the citation
  • Credit Card—Mastercard, Discover Card, and American Express accepted
  • Debit Card—Visa and Mastercard accepted

Visit Official Payments services to complete an online payment, or call toll-free at (800) 272-9829. Please note, a convenience fee based on the total amount of your fine will be included in your total payment. The fees listed below may change at the discretion of Official Payments.


Option 2: Mail-in Payment

Send payment by check or money order to:

City Treasurer
400 La Crosse Street
La Crosse, WI 54601

Make check payable to “CITY TREASURER”. Include a copy of the citation, or write the citation number on the check or money order.

Option 3: In-person Payment

Please have a copy of your citation or your citation number available. In-person payments using cash, check, or money order can be made Monday through Friday, 8:30AM – 5:00PM, at:

City Treasurer’s Office
City Hall – 2nd Floor
400 La Crosse Street
La Crosse, WI 54601

Credit or Debit Card Payments will NOT be accepted in person. Cash can be withdrawn from an ATM on City Hall – 2nd Floor during regular business hours. After hours drop-offs are accepted in the green drop box located outside of City Hall on 6th Street.

For questions, contact the City Treasurer at (608) 789-7528.