WBEN Buffalo Business Report - Monday, July 23rd 2018

Randy Bushover
July 23, 2018 - 4:14 am

Local gas prices have remained steady for the better part of a month.  The AAA pegs the current average cost for a gallon of unleaded at $3.00.

Cheektowaga Town Supervisor Diane Benczkowski has announced that a developer has submitted plans for a second Chick-fil-A.  The proposed site for the second restaurant is located on the corner of Transit Road and Losson Road in front of the Wegmans plaza. 

The University at Buffalo Business and Entrepreneur Partnerships released a study on the impact made by UB’s industry partnerships over a one-year period.  During the fiscal year July 1st, 2016 to June 30th, 2017, UB’s industry partners had a collective economic impact on Western New York of over $228 million in just one year.  They supported 1,883 regional jobs through direct and indirect employment.  They also raised nearly $121 million dollars from federal, state and non-governmental sources. 

Our Lady of Victory Homes of Charity has appointed David Kersten its new CEO.

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