Welcome to Adams Township

AdamsTwpBldg-5-2-2013amAdams Township, named for President John Quincy Adams, was created in 1854 from the western part of Middlesex Township and the eastern part of Cranberry Township, two of the original Butler County Townships  established in 1804. Butler County had only been formed in 1800 and the earliest settlements in Adams had occurred in 1796, responding to the passage by Congress of the Depreciation Lands Act of 1783, which  authorized land grants to Revolutionary War Veterans. All of southern Butler County was within the Depreciation Lands Area.
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The Adams Township Board of Supervisors is seeking interested residents to serve on the Adams Township Park and Recreation Board. Learn more…

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Alert for Blow-Up/Portable Pools  Learn more…

Image result for drug clipartThe Neighborhood Drug Watch launch will be on September 6, 2017.  NDW Flyer

Drop off your prescription drugs that are no longer needed or outdated.
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The Secret Life of Pets will be featured on August 18, 2017 in the Adams Township Community Park.

Save the date for September 9, 2017 at the Adams Township Community Park.  Join us at 9AM as we kickoff the day with the Fueled by Fire 5K Race/Walk that benefits two volunteer fire departments. Spend the rest of the afternoon in the park with live entertainment, food trucks, children activities, and fireworks at dark.

Click above on Township Highlights for more details on Movies in the Park and upcoming events!



The Swift 911 mass notification system is utilized to alert residents regarding emergencies such as fires, outages, floods, hurricanes, evacuations and road issues such as closures and paving.  Swift 911 will also notify you of current Parks and Recreation events.

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