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The town board recognizes the actions of Joseph Alba, Jr. with a proclamation at the regular board meeting on December 12th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga/Chronicle)

Sanitation employee honored for helping senior citizen

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Town Council honored a town employee recently for his outstanding acts of kindness.On the morning of December 11th, Sanitation Department employee...
Assistant Chief of Police James Speyer Jr., is running for Cheektowaga Town Justice. (Chronicle File Photo)

Jim Speyer running for Cheektowaga Town Justice

CHEEKTOWAGA - Town of Cheektowaga Assistant Chief of Police Jim Speyer has announced his candidacy for Cheektowaga Town Justice this November.Mr. Speyer began his...

Supreme Court justice allows sanitation workers to leave early

CHEEKTOWAGA - Supreme Court Justice Tracey A. Bannister on Wednesday dismissed the Town of Cheektowaga's lawsuit seeking to have an arbitrator's decision annulled - which...
Chronicle file photo of the Cheektowaga Town Hall.

Cheektowaga services and programs could be cut to prevent large tax increases

CHEEKTOWAGA - Supervisor Diane Benczkowski's Budget Advisory Committee is recommending a $2.4 million reduction in spending for the fiscal year of 2019 according to...
Cheektowaga Police secure a Chevrolet Suburban with stolen plates at an address on Hariett Avenue in Buffalo after it led officers on a chase through town on November 9th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Tax credit increase would benefit Depew taxpayers

CHEEKTOWAGA - The police service tax credit the Town of Cheektowaga provides to the Village of Depew could increase next year if a deal...
A Verizon representative shows a town resident the details regarding the antenna’s aesthetics at a public hearing on May 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Verizon speaks at public hearing for micro-cell antenna

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – A public hearing was held at Tuesday night’s Town Board meeting to discuss a proposed micro-cell antenna that could be erected...
The Town of Cheektowaga's hovercraft may soon hit the auction block. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Hovercraft brings high bid of $16,100

CHEEKTOWAGA - The town's hovercraft could soon have a new owner according to Cheektowaga Supervisor Diane Benczkowski.The town received a high bid of $16,100 after...
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Town researching State’s Climate Smart Initiative

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Town Board is considering whether or not to become a "climate smart" community after hearing a presentation from Cheektowaga Town...

Cheektowaga Marriage Licenses: Week of September 4, 2017

Cheektowaga Town Clerk Vickie L. Dankowski reports that her office issued marriage licenses to the following couples during the week of September 4, 2017.Christopher...
Submitted site plan of the DePaul project at 2224-2240 Old Union Road.

DePaul Properties wants to build 95 new apartments on Old Union Road

CHEEKTOWAGA - The town board has called for a public hearing to solicit comments from town residents regarding a new development planned by DePaul...