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

November 11 2021, 6:00PM – Flag retirement ceremony

Flag Drop Off! Boy Scout Troop 482, Connoquenessing, PA will be collecting all worn or tattered American Flags that need to be Retired! They can be left at the Forward Township Building located at 207 Ash Stop RoadEvans City, PA 16033 The next Flag Retirement Ceremony...

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Open Positions in 2022

Open Positions in 2022Forward Township Planning Commission MemberTerm ends 2024. If interested please contact the office by email: forwardtownship@zoominternet.net or 724.538.9251Forward Township SupervisorTerm ends 2027For more information visit: Butler County Bureau...

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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.