Welcome to Forward Township!

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.


Township Updates


HELP WANTEDThe Forward Township Board of Supervisors is hiring an additional worker for the Public Works Department. Depending upon experience, the employee will be a Public Works Operator Level 1 employee or Laborer.  The position is full-time and includes health,...

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Upcoming Events!

Upcoming Events!PA State Rep.Aaron BernstineJoin PA State Rep. Aaron Bernstine Tuesday, April 2, 2024 at 6 pm at the Forward Township Municipal Building for a town hall meeting. for more information go to https://www.repbernstine.com/events          Recycle/Cleanup...

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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.