Moriah, New York
Moriah is a town in Essex County, New York. The town is roughly halfway between Albany, New York and Montreal, Canada. The eastern town line is Lake Champlain. Across the lake is the State of Vermont. Moriah is considered part of New York’s “North Country” region. In the mid-18th century, French Jesuits founded a mission village and fort, giving rise to the town’s biblical name.As of March of 2022, Moriah’s population was 4,901. The town contains several hamlets. They are known as Grover Hills, Mineville, Moriah Center and Witherbee.
The village of Port Henry is also with the town of Moriah. The village is the main population area of the town and the location of town offices. The Moriah Town Court is located in Port Henry.
Traffic Tickets in Moriah, New York
The Moriah Police Department patrol the town roads and are authorized to initiate traffic stops. New York State Police and Essex County Sheriff’s Department issue traffic tickets as well. All citations in Moria are answerable to the Town of Moriah Justice Court.
Motorists in Moriah are often cited for speeding. This occurs frequently on the town’s larger roads, such as New York State Route 9N (NYS-9N)/ New York State Route 22 (NYS-22). NYS-92/22 is a north-south bound highway that runs parallel to Lake Champlain. It is Port Henry’s arterial road. NYS-92/22 serves the entirety of the east edge of town.
The middle and west part of town are served by county routes and smaller local roads. Two routes cut through town heading north and south. They are County Route 7 (Plank Road) and County Route 70 (Witherbee Road). CR-7 in particular has a speed trap near the Moriah Central School. Some motorists report getting pulled over at speeds slightly above the 35 MPH speed limit even while school is not in session.
For any traffic ticket in Moriah, the Benjamin Goldman Law Office can help. We expect to get your ticket reduced without you appearing in court and without a proper defense. We can even go to court on your behalf. Call us to find out more. We provide free consultation.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is a traffic ticket defense firm. We have been fighting on behalf of motorists for more than a decade. Our attorneys are often able to obtain drastic reductions or dismissals on behalf of our clients. We are successful with this for several reasons; however, the main reason is that we are entirely focused on New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law. Our staff is highly familiar with its nuances and legal loop holes. We utilize this to our client’s advantage to obtain the most optimal disposition. We are ready, willing, and able to take on your case. The Benjamin Goldman Law Office offers a complimentary consultation to any motorist cited in Moriah.
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Our firm offers a Point Reduction or Money Back Guarantee*. This means we will issue a full refund of your legal fee if we are unable to reduce the points added to your license as a result of the ticket.
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