Welcome to Bogota, New Jersey
Welcome to the official website of the Borough of Bogota.
We are proud to present our website design. We have added new information and updated existing information to make this new website user-friendly and a serve as a resource for all residents and visitors. Be sure to visit often as we will be updating this website with new information regularly. We hope you'll find this new website to be a useful resource of information about our borough. Thank you for visiting.
Proposed Community Center
Drawings of the floor plan and exterior elevations of the proposed Recreation Center are available here...
Welcome to our new and improved website. We are very proud to be able to continue great accomplishments for our town end during this devastating pandemic . We could not have done this without your help and cooperation. The community spirit and passion to help our neighbors is evident every day.
We welcome the newest show piece of our community the Atwater residential complex. It is a first class complex and is instrumental in our ability to break ground on our new recreation center in Olsen Park.
We are working on many projects to enhance our open space, parks and recreational facilities levering grants and other available funding. We continue our plans to build a new fire house and purchase much needed new fire and police equipment to keep our community safe. We applaude the efforts of our Office of Emergency Management to maintain the safest work place and community during the pandemic. Please continue to keep our community clean and take advantage of all of our recycling programs.
In closing, I am extremely proud to serve as your Mayor, and hope to be able to reinstitute my weekly office hours for citizens to meet with me on any Borough concern. Until then you are always welcome to give me a call. Best wishes for a safe and healthy Bogota.
Christopher M. Kelemen
Mayor of Bogota
Meet the Mayor Monday's
Posted: 3/5/2021 - Updated: 9/3/2021
Notices and Announcements
Borough Wide Garage Sale - September 30, 2023
September 12, 2023
Registration information for the Borough-wide Garage Sale is linked here... Proceeds from the $15 registration fee will help support the Bogota High School Marching Buccaneer Band.
Employment Opportunity - Public Works Laborer
September 7, 2023
The Borough of Bogota is seeking an employee for the Department of Public Works. Please see additional information on our Employment Opportunities page here...
Borough Offices Closed for Labor Day Weekend
August 31, 2023
PLEASE NOTE: Borough Hall will be closed Friday September 1, 2023 and Monday September 4, 2023, in observance of Labor Day. Borough offices will re-open Tuesday September 5, 2023 at regular office hours. There will be no trash or vegetation pickup on Monday.
Skin Screening Event Scheduled at Bogota Swim Club
August 18, 2023
The Bogota Swim Club will host HARP and a skin screening event on Thursday August 24, 2023 from 12:30pm-4:30pm. Please see the attached flyer for more information here...
Bergen County Mosquito Control Spraying
August 4, 2023
Bergen County Mosquito Control will be performing an early morning ULV Truck Spray in Bogota on Monday August 7th, 2023, between the hours of 3:30-6:00 AM. We will be spraying Duet adulticide to eliminate active, adult mosquitoes as well as Vectobac larvacide to help control the mosquito larvae.
As a precaution, tell them to keep their windows closed. In the event that it rains, the spray will be postponed until Tuesday, August 8th, 2023. I have attached fact sheets for the materials being used. The map of the spray area and additional information can be found on our website: https://www.co.bergen.nj.us/public-works-mosquito-control/bergen-county-mosquito-control-spray-notice
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Bogota Borough Hall Business Hours
8:30am - 5:15pm - Monday - Thursday
8:30am - 12:30pm - Friday's
Please see the Community Calendar for
Borough Office Holiday's
Please see Public Notices from the Borough of Bogota here...
Online Property Tax and Utility Payments
Bogota Police Department Notifications
Please Note: The Borough of Bogota is transitioning to RAVE for emergency notifications from the Bogota Police Department and the Bogota Office of Emergency Management. To receive messages please sign up for our new programs please signup using the button below.
Please see the following video for assistance with signup for the new Emergency Alert System
Emergency Alert System
Slow Down in Our Town
The Bogota Police Department and Bogota Mayor and Council have taken the initiative to curb speeding in the borough. Any resident wishing to show support for the campaign can pick up a sign at police headquarters at any time or complete the form and a sign will be dropped off to your residence.
Sgt Geoffrey Cole, Borough Administrator Edward Hynes, Councilman Robert Robbins, Councilman Michael Connors, and Chief Daniel Maye show their solidarity in combating speeding throughout the borough. Newly affixed signs have been placed around town to remind drivers to "Slow Down In Our Town"
Congratulations Borough Clerk
Yenlys Flores Bolivard
July 13, 2023
We would like to congratulate and welcome our official Borough Clerk, Yenlys Flores Bolivard.
Ms. Bolivard was officially appointed as our Borough Clerk at the July 13, 2023 Mayor and Council meeting.
Her office is always welcome to all.
Bogota, NJ - Medicine Drop Box Location
Bogota Police Department
375 Larch Avenue Bogota, NJ 07603
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