Welcome to Bogota, New Jersey
Welcome to the official website of the Borough of Bogota.
We are proud to present our new 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
Temporarily Suspended for COVID Concerns
Posted: 3/5/2021 - Updated: 9/3/2021
Notices and Announcements
2022 Recreation Summer Camp
May 4, 2022
Bogota Recreation 2002 Summer Camp is now being planned. Please see the Bogota Recreation Website here... for the camp participant registration form and applications for CIT's and Camp Councilors for the 2022 Summer Camp Program.
Planning Board Meeting Agenda
April 20, 2022
The agenda for the April 26, 2022 Regular meeting of the Planning and Zoning Board has been posted here...
Please note meetings have returned to in person meetings at Borough Hall
All Future Meetings are In-Person Meetings
April 20, 2022
Please note all future meetings of the Borough Mayor and Council, Boards and Committees have returned to in person meetings at Borough Hall
Shredding Date for Borough Residents
March 7, 2022
Shredding will be available for Borough residents Saturday May 21, 2022 at the Bogota Recreation Center from 9:00am to 1:00pm.
Borough Hall Closed for Holiday - April 14 and April 15
April 12, 2022
Please note Borough Hall will be closed April 14th and April 15th for the Easter Holiday. The offices will re-open Monday April 18th at 8:30am.
Bergen County Youth Police Academy Application
April 11, 2022
The Bergen County Prosecutor's Office and the Bergen County Sherri's Office are pleased to announce that applications are being accepted for the Bergen County Youth Police Academy - Class #16. Please see more information here...
Property Maintenance Reminder
April 5, 2022
Borough Ordinance 3-5.2 requires all property owners, residents, or tenants to maintain their lawns and not to exceed 4 inches in height. No grass clippings are to be placed in the street. All leaves, yard waste and grass clippings are the be bagged in paper bags for pickup.
What has been added recently?
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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
Online Property Tax and Utility Payments
New Emergency Alert System
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
Bogota Police Department Notifications
Remembering our Former Senior Bus Driver Patricia Browne
Patricia Browne was our Senior Bus Driver for many years. Her smiles and uplifting spirit will be missed by many. In her memory, our Senior Bus has this insignia on it's door. May Patricia Rest in Peace
Former Borough Clerk Fran Garlicki
Our hearts are deep and heavy with the recent passing of our former Borough Clerk, Fran Garlicki. Fran will be deeply missed. May she Rest In Peace.
Please see Public Notices from the Borough of Bogota here...