Development

The latest development news from around the Town of Cheektowaga and the Village of Sloan.

Water from flooded homes on Towers Boulevard is pumped into the street by South Line firefighters the night of August 17th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga council against development moratorium following flooding

CHEEKTOWAGA - Supervisor Diane Benczkowski took the temperature of the town council at Tuesday's work session about the possibility of a town-wide moratorium on development following recent...

Bison Fleet Specialists Open House Celebration

Bison Fleet Specialists is getting ready to show off its new showroom at this year's open house on Wednesday, September 19th.The company on William...
Heavy machinery prep the construction site at the old Garden Village Plaza site on June 6th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Construction begins at Garden Village Plaza site

CHEEKTOWAGA - Construction work at the old Garden Village Plaza site has begun.Cheektowaga Chronicle observed crews leveling and hauling away topsoil with heavy machinery Wednesday...
In this file photo, Doyle firefighters fight a grass fire along the portion of Mansion Street that businessman Bernard Dipizio wants to acquire from the Town of Cheektowaga.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Dipizio asks to takeover a town street while having $275k in tax arrears

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Town Board is not moving forward with a local businessman's request to have the town transfer a portion of Mansion...
The vacant Dunkin' Donuts location at 3497 Union Road will soon reopen as Popeyes.

Popeyes chicken to open Cheektowaga location in July

CHEEKTOWAGA - A downstate restaurant group is renovating a vacant Dunkin' Donuts location on Union Road to for its fourth Popeyes Louisiana Chicken location in...

Moe’s will be giving back to Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -  The new Moe's Southwest Grill on Union Road near Galleria Drive will hold its grand opening on April 20th. The new location...
Workers prepare the land for the Apple Blossom Apartment complex on Old Union Road. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Work has started on Apple Blossom Apartments on DePaul site

CHEEKTOWAGA - Work has begun on Old Union Road to erect the Apple Blossom Apartments, an integrated housing complex which will serve seniors, persons...
Construction work is underway on the new Moe's Southwest Grill on Union Road. February 9, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Moe’s Southwest Grill sets grand opening date

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - After months of construction - we are less than a month away from the opening of the new Moe's Southwest Grill on...
The Garden Village Plaza seen on February 22, 2017, will soon be demolished to make way for a 355,000 sq ft. warehouse and distribution complex. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Transformation for Cheektowaga’s Garden Village Plaza

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Work to transform the old Garden Village Plaza site into a warehouse and distribution complex will begin soon after the Erie...
A Google street view image of 2819 Harlem Road. (Google)

Self-service car wash on Harlem Road demolished

CHEEKTOWAGA - Inquiring minds reached out to Cheektowaga Chronicle wanting to know what's going on at the corner of Harlem Road and Northern Parkway.If you haven't...