Development

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

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...
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 -...
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...
Construction workers widen Walden Avenue on May 12, 2017 Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Road construction boosts economic growth in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Partners in government from the state and local level gathered along Walden Avenue Friday morning to officially announce the state's funding to...

Plans submitted for town’s second Chick-fil-A

CHEEKTOWAGA - Formal site plans have been submitted to the Town of Cheektowaga to build the region's second Chick-fil-A restaurant in front of the...
Chick-fil-A site plans submitted to the Town of Cheektowaga. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Planning Board to review Chick-fil-A plans

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Planning Board will review the site plan and special use permit for the new Chick-fil-A restaurant at their upcoming...
Chick-fil-A site plans submitted to the Town of Cheektowaga. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

FBI raids developer with Cheektowaga Chick-fil-A ties

ROCHESTER - Several media outlets are reporting that the Federal Bureau of Investigation raided the Perinton offices of developer Robert Morgan Monday morning.FBI spokeswoman...
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...
The Town of Cheektowaga is slowly acquiring tools to help fight Zombie homes like this one on Yvette Drive as a result of New York State's Foreclosure Relief Act. (Jim Herr/Chronicle File Photo)

County land bank acquires 18 tax-foreclosed properties in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - Eighteen residential properties across the Town of Cheektowaga will soon see new life after being recently acquired by the Buffalo Erie Niagara Land...