By: KDKA-TV News Staff

NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (KDKA) – Popeyes and its famous chicken sandwich could be coming to New Kensington soon.

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Citing documents submitted to the city, the Trib reports that a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen would be built in front of the Giant Eagle store along Tarentum Bridge Road.

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According to the Trib, a subdivision request from property owner Kensington Tarentum LLC was approved by City Council on Tuesday. The Trib reports the project still needs to clear several hurdles before construction could start.

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There are a handful of Popeyes already in the Pittsburgh area. The Trib says one is also expected to open in Harmar early next year.