The next part of Bogota year in Review 2014 is from September -October.
Sept. During the Summer Steen Principal Thomas Conroy suddenly announced he was leaving so that he could take a similar position closer to where he lives. Mr. Conroy stayed on at Steen until a new Principal could be found.
2-Sept The Bogota Board of Education voted on additional funds to pay to finish the field house at Fiegel Field & the new Board of Education Offices.
9-Sept The Bogota Bucs Soccer team played their Inaugural game as the High School newest Varsity* sport. *Most of the games were played as Junior Varsity due to the the program being introduced late in the previous school year.
19-Sept The Bogota Jr. Football Bucs held their first Pep Rally at Olsen Park.
20 Sept Parent & Students of Steen School Volunteered to clean the grounds of the school.
20-Sept The Bogota Football Bucs had their first game in the New Fiegel Field featuring new stands, and Field House. Due to problems with a United Water Connection the field house did not have running water until the end of the season.
20-Sept The end of the 8th annual St. Joseph Carnival & the Inaugural running of the St.Joseph's Spirit Race
21-Sept The Zerbini Family Circus hosted by Bogota Fire Dept. Engine #3 took place in Olsen Park
25-Sept The new Steen Principal Christine Giancola was introduced to the Parents at Steen's Back to School Night.
26 & 27 Sept. The annual Night Football games where play at Fiegel Field for the High School & Jr. Bucs
29-Sept The Bogota Band parent held their annual Town- Wide Garage sale
30-Sept The new Board of Education Building received a temporary Certificate of Occupancy
2-Oct The Bogota High School Athletic Dept. retired the #14 jersey worn by Bogota Lady Bucs Volleyball star Carly O'Sullivan. She becomes the second Bogota athlete, after Pat Sullivan's # 40, to be retired.
5 - Oct The Bogota Green team held their first Green Fair & shredding event in Olsen Park.
7- Oct The Borough of Bogota made a prescription drug card available to the resident of the Borough
10-Oct The Bogota Green Team was awarded a bronze certification for their efforts in improving the quality of life in the Borough
15 -Oct The Bogota Police announced that the sidewalks in front of 297 Palisade Ave will be closed to pedestrian traffic as a safety precaution
18-Oct Steen School held their second annual Fall Festival in Olsen Park
25- Oct The Bogota VFW Post #5561 held a "Flag Retirement" ceremony in Olsen Park.
25- Oct The Bogota Boys Cross Squad won their third straight Varsity "D" title.