Bogota Volunteer Fire Department
Assistant Fire Chief
The Bogota Volunteer Fire Department is an all volunteer force of dedicated men and woman who are state certified firefighters. Each member participates in regular training to keep their skills top-notch. The Bogota Volunteer Fire Department has protected the community since its inception in 1901.
The department is always looking to add dedicated volunteers to its ranks. Initial Firefighter Training is provided at the Bergen County Fire Academy in Mahwah at no cost to the volunteer, and all protective gear is also provided by the Borough.
Fire Safety Tips
Check your smoke detector batteries often. Any smoke or carbon monoxide detector more than 10 years old should be replaced
Avoid overloading outlets in your home.
Never leave your kitchen while cooking.
During a power outage, it's safer to use flashlights rather than burning candles.