Forward Township was established in 1854 out of territory embraced in the original townships of Connoquenessing and Middlesex. The Township is named after the Honorable Walter Forward who was a judge in Allegheny County, PA., a member of the 17th U.S. Congress and also the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury from 1841 to 1843.

Help Wanted

The Forward Township Board of Supervisors is seeking a temporary part time laborer for approximately a 3 week period. Pay rate $16.50 per hour. You may email your resume to: forwardtownship@zoominternet.net or mail to: Forward Township Municipal Office, 207 Ash Stop Road, Evans City, PA 16033.  Resumes will be accepted until July 2, 2020

The office will be closed Friday July 3rd

McCalmont Road Closure in Butler County

Butler, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is announcing the closure of McCalmont Road (Route 3004) in Renfrew, Butler County.

The closure will last from Monday, June 29 until Wednesday, July 1 while work is being done to the railroad crossing on McCalmont Road.

The closure will extend from the intersection of McCalmont Road and Hazelcrest Lane to the intersection of McCalmont Road and Eckstein Road.

The detour to be used is attached to this email.

Work on this project will be in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and state Department of Health guidance as well as a project-specific COVID-19 safety plan, which will include protocols for social distancing, use of face coverings, personal and job-site cleaning protocols, management of entries to the jobsite, and relevant training.

PennDOT urges motorists to slow down when driving in work zones, and also to be alert to changing conditions, avoid distractions and to pay attention to signs and flaggers. Drive responsibly in work zones for your safety and the safety of the workers.

Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 950 traffic cameras.

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

Forward Township Open Bids

2020 Equipment Rental

2020 Stone Bid

*All bids must be in by July 14, 2020 at 3:30PM

5th Annual 5K and Fun Run/Walk

New Date
Saturday, September 26, 2020 from 8 AM – 2 PM
Patti J. Nelson Memorial Foundation

Forward Township does not have zoning however, all changes to properties in Forward Township which may include such things as building, fences, driveways, etc., please contact the Township office to determine if a permit is needed.