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Cheektowaga designated as a Clean Energy Community

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Town of Cheektowaga has been designated as a Clean Energy Community by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority paving...
Chronicle file photo of the Cheektowaga Town Hall.

Cheektowaga residents could face 1.1% tax increase

CHEEKTOWAGA - Town of Cheektowaga taxpayers could see a tax levy increase of 1.1% if Supervisor Diane Benczkowski's tentative 2019 budget is approved by...

Cheektowaga Marriage Licenses: Week of October 2, 2017

Cheektowaga Town Clerk Vickie L. Dankowski reports that her office issued marriage licenses to the following couples during the week of October 2, 2017.Joshua...
Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie joins Supervisor Diane Benczkowski, Assemblymember Monica Wallace, and South Line firefighters on August 22nd to announce funding for two new signal lights along French Road. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Assembly Speaker announces funding for French Road lights; tours Calspan

CHEEKTOWAGA - New York Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie joined Assemblymember Monica Wallace in Cheektowaga Wednesday to tour a new testing facility at Calspan and to...

TCEA endorses council candidates; first time in 20 years

CHEEKTOWAGA – For the first time in over 20 years, the Town of Cheektowaga Employees Association made endorsements of who they think their members...
Councilmember Gerald Kaminski at the Cheektowaga Town Board meeting on January 9th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

2019 town budget passes; Kaminski solo no vote in protest over reserve use

CHEEKTOWAGA - Councilmember Gerald Kaminski voted against the town's 2019 Ad Valorem Budget for the second year in a row to take a stand against...
Plastic covers the stacks of vital records inside the Cheektowaga Records Center on August 6th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Council passes emergency funding for new roof at records center

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Town Council took emergency action during their work session Tuesday night to pass a resolution releasing funds to repair the...
Discharge from the Harlem Road lift station bypass flows into Scajaquada Creek on May 25, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Sewage overflows inundate Scajaquada Creek

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Supervisor Benczkowski is renewing a call for homeowners to check their downspouts after recent rains forced the sewer department to dump...

Erie County HEAP registration opens November 13th

BUFFALO — Applications for Home Energy Assistance Program (“HEAP”) regular benefits will be accepted beginning Tuesday, November 13, 2018 and Erie County’s Department of Social Services...

Celebrate: Flag Day and Crabapple Festival this weekend

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Town of Cheektowaga has released the details about their Crabapple Festival and Flag Day celebrations this upcoming weekend.Saturday, June 10thCheektowaga...