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.

Forward Township, Butler, PA Alert:
Weather Pending, Tuesday, June 18, 2024 the following roads will be tar and chipped:
Tunnel Rd
Johns School Rd
Rader School Rd
and Watters Station Rd


Township Updates

New Office Hours

New Office Hours Effective May 13, 2024May Hours Monday 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM or by appointment Tuesday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM or by appointment Wednesday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM or by appointment Thursday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM or by appointment Friday 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM or by...

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Noble Environmental Collection Days

Noble Environmental Collection Days​ Your Must register in order to participate!http://www.nobleenviro.com412-567-6566Butler County Flyer 2024Collection DaysStarting at 9:00 am Date: Location March 30, 2024 150 Henricks Rd, Butler, PA 16001 May 11, 2024 207 Ash Stop...

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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.