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

Pole Building

Garage Bid SpecificationsGarage Bid Specifications The Forward Township Board of Supervisors are accepting sealed bids for a pole building 40’x80’x12’ with two 12’x12’ insulated overhead garage doors and one 36” man door. Bidder must include a bid bond in the form of...

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No On-Street ParkingDear Resident of Forward Township: Please be aware that vehicles must not be parked on the roadway for the township municipal trucks to plow and salt without hinderance or potential damage to municipal property.  The Forward Township ordinance...

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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.