By ERIC SLAGLE Daily News Staff Writer
Forward Township has adopted a budget
The new $1,091,463 spending plan contains a $72,054 increase in
expenditures over last year’s budget but does not call for a tax hike.
“No services were cut and there is no tax increase,”
township supervisor Dave Magiske said. “There was
a slight increase in spending but we anticipate revenues will cover
that.” The budget was formally adopted at a meeting Monday in which
supervisors also moved to create a committee to address the
municipality’s lack of a central war memorial for veterans.
Magiske said the increase in spending on this year’s budget is due to
general cost increases and was not attributable to any specific part of
He said supervisors are always on the lookout for ways to keep spending
in check, as are employees of the township
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