Summit, New York
Summit is a town in Schoharie County, New York. As of August of 2022, it had a population of 1,124. The town covers a total area of thirty-seven and a half square miles. It is located fifty-five miles west of Albany. Establishment of the town occurred in 1819. The town derived its name from the summit of a nearby mountain, Mt. Wharton. It was believed at the time that Mt. Wharton had the highest elevation in all of Schoharie County. The town is home to several hamlets named Beards Hollow, Charlottesville, Lutheranville (formerly Tar Hollow due to a tarring and feathering incident) and Summit (formerly Summit Four Corners).
Traffic Tickets in Summit, New York
Summit does not have a police department to conduct traffic patrols. That responsibility falls on the New York State Police and the Schoharie County Sheriff’s Department. The authorities issue tickets to motorists for a wide range of reasons. The most common charge is speeding. Other common violations include those involving use of a cell phone and driving with a suspended license.
Most traffic stops occur on the town’s main roadway New York State Route 10 (NYS-10). It runs north- south through the central area of town. It passes through the hamlet of Summit as it crosses town. Taking NYS-10 north will bring you to Richmondville and the passing I-88 interstate. Taking it south will bring you to the neighboring town of Jefferson. A few large roads meet NYS-10 as it heads across town. These roads are County Route 6 (Charlotte Valley Road), County Route 16 (Wharton Hollow Road), and County Route 20 (Sawyer Hollow Road).
If you were cited with a traffic ticket in Summit, you should think about whether or not you would like to retain a traffic ticket attorney. A traffic attorney can submit a not guilty plea on your behalf and gives you the best shot at obtaining the maximum reduction. The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is a traffic law firm that can help. Our law firm can take on any traffic case in Summit. We provide motorists with free consultations.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office has been fighting on behalf of motorists in Schoharie County for more than ten years. Our lawyers have been able to obtain dramatic reductions and dismissals for our clients. We have gotten our clients out of suspensions and criminal charges. Our firm is taking on new clients and will be glad to have you come aboard.
Points Reduced or Money Back Guarantee*
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.
*Traffic tickets only. Does not apply to misdemeanors and felonies.