There are two ways to keep a citation from becoming a conviction on your driving record. These can be requested at the court lobby window.
If you have not taken a driver's safety course in the last 12 months and if you were not speeding more than 25 miles over the speed limit, you may have your ticket dismissed by taking a defensive driving class. Click on the Driver's Safety Course link on the left side of this page for more information.
You may qualify for a deferred disposition. A deferred disposition is a short probation period which begins once your have your court payment. A deferred disposition can be requested at the court lobby window.
*You can not receive a Driving Safety Course or Deferred Disposition, if you hold a Commercial Driver's License*