Bogota Emergency Management
by: OCV, LLC • 9
The Borough of Bogota, NJ, Office of Emergency Management app is designed to bring citizens up to the minute news and events for the Borough of Bogota, as well as real time weather for the area. Users may connect and interact with our social media: Facebook and Twitter.
This tool will help prepare citizens for emergencies, and includes local traffic information via DOT road cameras, Amber Alerts, and NJ Homeland Security news, and preparedness information. Included is contact information for local police, OEM, fire, rescue, first aid, and borough offices.
The mission of the Bogota Office of Emergency Management is to provide a comprehensive emergency management system which coordinates people and resources to protect the lives, property and environment of the Borough of Bogota using and all-hazard approach through mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery from disasters and emergencies.
The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is responsible, by Federal and State Law, for the coordination of all the Emergency Services in the Borough of Bogota. This includes Police, Fire, Emergency Medical Services, Rescue, Public Works, Health Department and all additional agencies contributing to any large scale emergency incident or disaster. Emergency incidents can strike anytime, anywhere and in many forms, such as a hurricane, snow storm, earthquake, flood, fire, hazardous material incident; and act of nature or an act of terrorism.
Besides working closely with the Police Chief, Fire Chief, EMS Chief and Rescue Chief, the Bogota Office of Emergency Management receives support from the Bergen County Office of Emergency Management and the New Jersey State Office of Emergency Management.
For more information, go to www.bogotaonline.org.