Development

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

A proposed five-story Holiday Inn Hotel could be built on this vacant land at 5050 Genesee Street. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Five-story Holiday Inn proposed for Genesee Street

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Rudra Management & Rosewood Hotels of Cheektowaga are proposing to construct an 112 room Holiday Inn Hotel on the north side...
3450 Union Road may soon be the site of a urgent care facility. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Plans call for urgent care center at Union and Walden

CHEEKTOWAGA - A Rochester firm is looking to demolish the abandoned gas station at the intersection of Union Road and Walden Avenue allowing for...
Pastor Leroy Wiggins outside The Chapel's new Cheektowaga worship site at the former Movieland 8 Theaters at the Thruway Plaza. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

The Chapel buys Movieland 8 building for new church

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Pastor Leroy Wiggins and his team turned the key for the first time Tuesday morning on the property they recently acquired...
New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announces his $10 million three-year initiative to help housing on the East Side of Buffalo and in the Town of Cheektowaga on July 13, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Governor Cuomo helping Cheektowaga prevent zombie homes

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo stopped in Buffalo Thursday to announce a $10 million three-year initiative to create homeownership opportunities, make needed...

Moe’s hosts soft opening events today

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -  The new Moe's Southwest Grill will hold a soft opening today.From 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. the restaurant is hosting a...
Rendering of proposed development on Holtz Road. (Uniland Development)

Uniland investing big money into Airborne Business Park

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Uniland Development Corporation has submitted a proposal to the Town of Cheektowaga to redevelop approximately four acres of vacant land along...
Flower bouquet of pink, white, and blue hydrangeas. (Stock photo)

Elaine’s Flower Shoppe in bloom with 600 sq ft addition request

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga Planning Board recently approved two separate projects - one for Elaine's Flower Shoppe and the other for Derrick Corporation -...

Chick-fil-A eyes a fall opening for Cheektowaga location

CHEEKTOWAGA - Chick-fil-A says their Cheektowaga location won't be open until late this year.The company says in a statement that they don't have an...
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...
A public hearing to demolish 17 Yvette Drive was held on March 28, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Yvette Drive eyesore set to be demolished

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A majority of the Cheektowaga Town Board made it clear to a bank representative Tuesday night that they are fed up...