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News and information regarding the governments of the Town Cheektowaga and the Village of Sloan.

Daniel Ulatowski hired as Amherst’s Principal Planner

CHEEKTOWAGA - Former Cheektowaga Town Planner Daniel Ulatowski has been hired by the Town of Amherst.Mr. Ulatowski left his town planner position after 26...
A school bus waits for students at a town school on February 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Assembly hardens law to nail drivers who drive pass a stopped school bus

ALBANY - The New York State Assembly has passed legislation this week to prevent motorists from passing school buses that are picking up or...

Is Rogowski going to mount a primary challenge for Supervisor?

CHEEKTOWAGA - Inquiring minds want to know if former Cheektowaga Councilmember James Rogowski is eyeing a Democratic primary challenge for the office of town...
A road crew mills Sherry Drive on April 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Drainage problem in Towers area a priority for Highway’s summer projects

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga will rectify an ongoing drainage issue in the south end of town, reconstruct a road in the north...
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Suspensions made following Cheektowaga hockey team racist comments

CHEEKTOWAGA - Three members of the Cheektowaga amateur high school hockey club were suspended after a video was made public showing members of the...
Assemblymember Monica Wallace with attorney Barry Covert (L) and UB law professor Christine Bartholomew introduce Ms. Wallace's CARE Act in Buffalo on March 15, 2019. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Wallace introduces law that makes clergy mandatory reporters of sex abuse

BUFFALO - Assemblymember Monica Wallace stood in the shadow of Old County Hall Friday morning to announce that she has introduced the Child Abuse Reporting...

Assembly restores AIM funding; faces Senate and Gov approval

ALBANY - The Aid and Incentives to Municipalities funding - a vital source of funding for towns and villages across the state - has been...
A snow cover sidestreet in Cheektowaga on February 12, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga’s snow parking ban lifted for 2018-2019 season

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Town of Cheektowaga will no longer enforce the winter parking ban for the remainder of the 2018-2019 winter season according to...

Legislator Meyers calls for county-wide high speed internet

CHEEKTOWAGA - Erie County Legislator Tim Meyers has introduced legislation calling for the establishment of a county-wide broadband network that would allow for high speed...
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo touts his plan to make the state's tax cap permanent. (Screenshot from NY.gov web stream)

Governor Cuomo stops in Cheektowaga to tout permanent tax cap idea

CHEEKTOWAGA - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo stopped in Cheektowaga Thursday afternoon to tout his plans to make the state's 2% tax-cap a permanent...