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Contact and Reporting Information - Akron

Contact Information

To confirm juror service status or to verify reporting instructions, please call 1-800-726-7242. When calling, you will need your nine-digit participant number, which can be found next to your name and address on your summons.

To speak with a jury clerk during business hours, please call (330) 252-6018.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:45 P.M. Eastern Time (excluding Federal Holidays).


Fax: (330) 252-6012


Report To

John F. Seiberling Federal Building & U.S. Courthouse

Fifth Floor, Room 568

2 South Main Street (AKA King James Way)

Akron, Ohio 44308

Handicapped Access

The front entrance of the building is ramped and wheelchair accessible from Main Street (AKA King James Way).

Construction Notice

Please be aware that there is construction taking place around the Courthouse. Please allow yourself extra travel time to arrive at the Courthouse. For more information on the status of Downtown Akron traffic patterns and road closures, please visit: or


Parking is available at the Akron Center Garage located at 11 West Mill Street.

There is also a surface lot next to the Courthouse at 2 South Dart Avenue. This lot currently requires you to place exact change into the metal box at the back of the parking lot, as there is no attendant on duty.

You may also park at any other lot of your choice, but please do not park on the street or at a parking meter. Click here to view a map of downtown Akron parking options. The cost for parking is typically between $6.00-$8.00 per day. Prices are subject to change. Please bring your parking stub or receipt with you to the Jury Department for verification. You are responsible for paying for your parking the day of service but you will be reimbursed when you are paid for your jury service.



Lunch is typically not provided for Jurors. There is a Cafeteria on the B3 level of the Courthouse, which is open from 10:00AM-2:00PM. In addition, there are many dining options within walking distance located in the Akron Public Schools Building and the Orangerie Mall at Akron Center. Jurors can also bring a packed lunch. There is a microwave and refrigerator available in the Jury Assembly Room.


Area Hotels

Please see Frequently Asked Questions for information regarding reimbursement of hotel costs.

BLU-tique Hotel (directly across Main Street from the Courthouse)

1 South Main Street



Courtyard by Marriott Akron Downtown (0.4 mi from Courthouse)

41 Furnace Street



Hilton Garden Inn (3.9 mi from Courthouse)

1307 East Market Street

(330) 733-2900