Empire Commercial Construction Breaks Ground on Lehigh Station Development

Empire was awarded the contract for ground-up construction of the new Taco Bell location in the Town of Henrietta. Empire is under contract with owner/developer Hospitality Syracuse, and teaming with APD Engineering & Architecture for design and construction of the 2,800-square-foot stand-alone restaurant on 6.6 acres located, at 1008 Lehigh Station Road in the Town of Henrietta. Preliminary site work is underway, with overall completion in the spring of 2021.

“We are proud to continue our relationship with Hospitality Syracuse, as they add to their already impressive list of franchise locations throughout New York State,” said Empire President, Jayne Penepent. “As one of the leading local businesses in the New York area, Hospitality Syracuse continues to attribute their reputation to the lasting customer relationships they’ve developed throughout the years – Empire operates equivalent to that very belief.”

About Taco Bell Corp.
A subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM), is the world’s leading Mexican-inspired quick service restaurant (QSR) brand. Taco Bell serves made-to-order and customizable tacos and burritos and other specialties with bold flavors, quality ingredients, breakthrough value, and best-in-class customer service to over 40 million customers weekly across the globe. There are currently more than 430 Taco Bell restaurants across 27 countries outside of the United States, with the goal of expanding the brand’s international presence to 1,000 restaurants by 2022. For information about Taco Bell, visit TacoBell.com.

About Hospitality Restaurant Group
We are a franchisee of four YUM! Brands, Inc. restaurant concepts, having begun as a Taco Bell franchisee in Traverse City, Michigan in 1985. We have continually grown as opportunities have arisen, moving into New York in 1988 and into Tennessee in 2018. We now own and operate restaurants throughout New York state and Tennessee, bringing our total to 115 restaurants. Hospitality Restaurant Group is our parent company underneath which fall the following three companies: Hospitality Syracuse Inc., Hospitality West LLC., and Hospitality Tennessee Inc.

About Empire Commercial Construction
Empire Commercial Construction, a division of Taylor-The Builders, specializes in quick turn-around new construction, renovations and maintenance for commercial, medical, and retail space across New York State. Their project professionals have completed scores of renovations, build-outs and pad locations for premier national restaurants and retailers. They will make sure it’s built right, on time, the first time. Simply put…Retail Built Right. Visit us at www.RetailBuiltRight.com, or call 585-249-9198.