Welcome to Bogata!

Bogata, Texas is at the junction of U.S. Highway 271, State Highway 37, and Farm Road 909 in southwestern Red River County, just 20 miles north of Interstate 30 in Mount Vernon and 15 miles south of U.S Highway 82 in Clarksville.

With the unpredictable weather we have been having lately and more to come a link to the City of Bogata's Emergency Management Plan can be found by clicking the Our Community button at the top of this page. 


Guidelines for conducting a meeting of the Bogata City Council

1.The City Council is the legislative body of the city. Proper protocols will be conducted at all times.

 2.Any person wishing to address a council meeting will sign up for the hear visitors section of the meeting. Speakers will have 3 minutes in which to address the council. Council members do not have to respond to hear visitors.

 3.Once agenda items are presented, visitors cannot interrupt the proceedings. If interruptions occur, that person is out of order and can be asked to leave the room if disruptions continue.

 4.The City Council is a legislative governmental body and meetings will be conducted with protocol and decorum. Persons in the audience shall not interrupt or speak unless recognized and granted to speak by the Mayor. Only the elected Council Members may discuss and deliberate on an agenda item.




Reoccurring Events

Every Tuesday and Thursday Lunch is held at the Senior Center at the Methodist Church

The 3rd Thursday of every month the Food Pantry does Food Distribution. 

Up Coming Events      


September 17th Communities Unlimited is hosting a Worm Composting: Friends for Gardening & Fishing.  6:00 pm to 7:00pm at the First Baptist Church .  No RSVP nessary just show up!!

September 24th Bogata Farmer's Market 4:00 to 8:00 pm @ 4 Way ( Hwy 271@ 37)

October 3rd City Wide Yard Sale  Please call City Hall to get your name on the map. The cut off to get on the map will be Oct 2nd at 1:00pm. You must be within City limits to be on the map.  Maps will not be handed out till the morning of the yard sale.

October 8th, 9th, and 10th City Wide Clean Up.  The City will pick up bulk items.  You must call City Hall and get on the list.  Please have a list of items you want picked up as well what date Oct 8th or 9th, you would like your items picked up.  

October 31st  Trunks for Treats

November 11th City Hall is Closed

November 26th and 27th City Hall is Closed

December 24th and 25th City Hall is Closed


Please check the event tab above for more detailed information.



Bogata's Mission Statement

The City of Bogata is a family oriented community in southwest Red River County. Our mission is to preserve and enhance the quality of life of citizens with a commitment to a high standard in public and private services. An agricultural based community with a vision for future development and growth.

Vision Statement

The Vision for the City of Bogata is to:

  • Continue Managed Growth
  • Natural Resource Protection
  • Continue Agricultural Identity
  • Sense of Community
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • City/County Coordination
  • Public Service & Utility Coordination
  • Public Input

Notes from the Mayor

April 2020 21-Apr-2020

I hope everyone is doing well and is social distancing. COVID-19 has changed the way we are living at the present time and will continue to d..

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Notes from the Mayor 5-2-19 02-May-2019

The City has been blessed that severe weather has not hit upon us.While we have been fortunate, we must be prepared in the event of extreme w..

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Happy Easter 18-Apr-2019

Notes from the Mayor Bogata Fest is this Saturday.There will be food, fun and fellowship at Thomas Park.Festivities begin at 11:00 am.I h..

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Spring Is Coming 28-Mar-2019

Notes from the Mayor Spring is back and yards are greening up! I am happy to report that the City of Bogata officially owns the nurs..

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Happy Holidays 13-Dec-2018

Notes from the Mayor Christmas is not too far off and school will be letting out.Please be aware of children who will be in town and the..

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