The next segment in a review of the year 2014 in Bogota, NJ. This part covering July to August.
4- July Residents of Bogota gathered in Olsen Park to watch the Fireworks over the Hackensack River.
10-July The Bogota Public Library started Read with Maggie the Beagle to encourage younger students to read more. This has continued into the school year.
10- July Work crews from PSE&G started construction on a project to upgrade the electrical network in Bergen County. Work on this project will last into the year 2015
18- July Volunteer Parents, along with some Student cleaned & painted the Bixby Playground.
22-July Class 04 of the Bogota Police Emergency Service Youth Academy held their Graduation after ten days of learning about how First Responders perform their duties.
24- July Donations from the Bogota Baseball Organization & the Knight of Columbus were presented to the Family of Jeziel Marte to help with his recovery from an accident in the Spring of this year.
28- July An improved Summer School for Students of Steen & Bixby Schools it had a longer school day to give more individual attention for Students who attended the program.
August A number of construction projects continued in Bogota, including 297 Palisade Ave., The New Field House & Board of Education Office, Sidewalks on Elm Ave , and PSE&G work along River Rd.
8- Aug The Bogota Swim Club held their Family Campout at the Bogota Pool.
13- Aug. Some changes were finalized over a couple of projects. The gas station at E. Main St & Palisade Ave will now be a combined 7-11 & Valero Gas. Along with the Quik-Check on River Rd to be expanded with a possibility to add cafe seating & gas pumps.
16-Aug. The fifth annual Adult Swim at the Bogota Pool was dedicated this year to help the family of Ridgefield Park Police Steven Sulborsky.
18- Aug Members of the Senior Team of Bogota Junior Bucs Football team present Jeziel Marte a signed Jersey from his teammates.
25-Aug. Alumni from all classes of the BPESYA gathered at the Bogota Pool for their reunion.
30- Aug Members of the Bogota Green Team, and Bogota Beautiful helped with a Spring cleaning of Steen School Garden.
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