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Proposed site plans for a duplex subdivision on Como Park near Borden Road.

Questions remain before Como Park subdivision moves forwards

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Town Council pulled two measures Tuesday night which would have moved a project to build six duplex buildings on Como...

Youth and Recreation Awards presented at Town Board meeting

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga Department of Youth & Recreational Services presented their annual awards at the town council's regular board meeting on...

Public Notice: CDBG and HOME Program FY 2017 Grantee Performance Report

A draft copy of the Town of Cheektowaga’s Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report for the 2017 Community Development Block Grant and HOME Program...

Sheriff’s Office to conduct security assessment at DMV

CHEEKTOWAGA - Security at a bulk of Erie County's Auto Bureaus is non-existent according to Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns. He said Wednesday that the Erie County Sheriff’s...
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz hosts a town hall meeting to discuss his administration's report on school district consolidations in Cheektowaga on May 29th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Poloncarz brings school consolidation town hall to Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz held a town hall meeting to discuss his administration's report on school district consolidations in Cheektowaga Tuesday...
The Chick-fil-A construction team meets with Cheektowaga officials at Alexander Community Center the afternoon of May 29th for a pre-construction meeting. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga okays Chick-fil-A construction

CHEEKTOWAGA - Cheektowaga's Supervising Code Enforcement Officer Richard Coburn says construction on the town's first Chick-fil-A can start as soon as tomorrow. "The permit is...
Supervisor Diane Benczkowski presents her case for a Junior Buyer showing files which were said to contain paperwork related to town purchasing for the past few weeks. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Creation of Junior Buyer position causes strife at work session

CHEEKTOWAGA - A new position aimed at streamlining purchasing was added to the town's job inventory recently despite objections from Councilmembers Gerald Kaminski and...
Brian Nowak attends his first town board meeting on January 9th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Nowak wins fight to give minimum wage to 26 employees

CHEEKTOWAGA - Councilmember Brian Nowak won a fight to bring the wage of 26 seasonal laborers in the Parks and Recreation Department up to New...

Drama plays out during S. Cheektowaga cell phone tower vote

CHEEKTOWAGA - The vote to approve the construction of a cell phone tower behind Dubonnet and Maderia Drives in South Cheektowaga was finally held in...
Participants march in the 2017 Fourth of July Parade down Harlem Road. (Anne Madison/Special to the Chronicle)

July 4th parade applications due June 1st

CHEEKTOWAGA - If you haven't registered yet, time is running out for your chance to participate in the town's annual Fourth of July parade. Individuals, groups,...