Otisco, New York
Otisco is a town in Onondaga County, New York. The western town line is formed by Otisco Lake, the easternmost of the eleven Finger Lakes. The town is considered part of the Finger Lakes region. At the eastern town line, Otisco is around twenty miles south of Syracuse, so it is also considered part of the Central New York region.
Oticso makes up thirty-one square miles of mostly farmland. The town contains the hamlets of Amber, Bay Shores, Gamble Mill, Maple Grove, Otisco, Otisco Valley, Rice Grove and Williams Grove. As of September of 2023, the town population was approximately 2,300. Otisco was formed in 1806. Historians believe the name of the town was derived from the language of local Native American tribes.
Traffic Tickets in Otisco
The town’s main road is New York State Route 80 (NYS-80). It runs north and south-southeast. Taking the road southbound will bring you to the town of Tully and the I-81. Taking it north will bring you to US Route 20 (Cherry Valley Turnpike) in the neighboring town of Onondaga. Along the town’s western boundary runs County Route 24 (Otisco Valley Road). It heads from one end of Otisco Lake to the other. As it does so, it passes through several lakeside hamlets like Amber, Heath Grove, Bay Shores and Williams Grove.
Traffic citations in Otisco are issued by either the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Department or the New York State Police. They are responsible for issuing tickets because the town lacks a dedicated police force. All the tickets they write are made answerable to the Otisco Town Court (Otisco Justice Court). The court deals with many drivers ticketed on NYS-80. The most common offenses include texting while driving, driving with a suspended license, and speeding. The speed limit in Otisco is 55 miles per hour unless otherwise stated. In the more developed areas, it drops to 40 miles per hour.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
When you receive a traffic violation, the first thing you should do is contact an attorney that provides free consultations. An attorney can look over the charge(s) and advise accordingly. More importantly, they can let you know if the ticket is worth fighting. In most cases, it is.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office can help. We are a boutique law firm that focuses on traffic ticket defense cases. Our firm has helped many motorists with traffic infractions in Onondaga County. We have over a decade of experience in ticket reduction and dismissal. Our legal services can be obtained for a one-time flat fee and come with a Money Back Guarantee*. We are currently accepting clients in Otisco. We encourage you to reach out to us and make use of our complimentary consultation offer.
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