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.

The Office will be CLOSED:

May 16, 2019
May 20, 2019
May 21, 2019
May 27, 2019

2019 Seal Coat

Ash Stop Road
Marburger Road
Needle Point Road
Wagner Road
Glade Run Road
Rader School Road
Smith Road
Nursery Road

2019 Paving 

Spithaler School Road
Watters Station Road

Part Time Seasonal General Ground Maintenance Person
*Must be 18 years or older
*Must have valid driver’s license 

Some Duties Include:
-Weed Whacking 
-General Maintenance Duties

Please fill out application and drop off at the Municipal Building
Employee Application


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.