Meetings and Public Notices

See the PUBLIC NOTICES page for upcoming meetings.

Board meetings are held at the Fire Station.

The public is encouraged to attend.

Nov-Feb: 2nd Saturday, 10 AM

Mar-Oct: 3rd Saturday, 10 AM

Minutes of past Board and Committee meetings can be viewed HERE.

Fire Danger Notices

Fire Danger is currently LOW. There are no fire-related closures or restrictions in Forest Lakes or Sitgreaves National Forest.

Click HERE for information on Fire Restrictions and Red Flag Days

See  for information on smoke in our area.

News & Events

Like and follow our Facebook page for public safety news and information.

Check the NEWS page often! 

(Scroll to the bottom to see our upgraded ISO insurance rating.)


Check out the PHOTOS page too!

Budget and Strategic Planning

FLFD has prepared a 5-Year Strategic Plan (STRAP), including a detailed financial plan.  The plan is updated annually in advance of developing the annual budget.  Click HERE for the latest STRAP update and for detailed budget information.

Burn Permits

Each property owner must have a current Burn Permit on file with FLFD prior to having a campfire or burning debris.  Permits must be renewed annually. Please call 928-535-4644 or email renewal request to or stop into the office at 1508 Merzville Road M-F 8am to 4pm to renew your prior year Burn Permit. Click HERE for more information and the application form. 


Proposed changes to Auxiliary Bylaws

The FLFD Auxiliary is a volunteer nonprofit organization dedicated to fund raising and assistance to the Fire District.  Please consider joining!

Auxiliary meetings are scheduled for the 3rd Saturday of each month at 9 am, except for no meetings November through February.

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Contact Us

Phone: 928-535-4644

FAX:  928-535-5448

1508 Merzville Road

PO Box 1808

Forest Lakes, AZ 85931

Email or click HERE

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Employment Opportunities

More about FLFD

Services We Provide

Emergency Medical Response
Emergency Fire Response
Blood Pressure Checks
Notary Service
Limited FAX service
Subdivision Map
Station Visits -- stop by and see the equipment 

Green Waste Transfer Station

FLFD and the Forest Lakes Owners Association have established an agreement with Black Mesa Ranger District to operate a Green Waste Transfer Station adjacent to our community.

More information is available at

The GWTS is CLOSED for the season.

Board of Directors

FLFD is managed by a 5-member Board of Directors.  Each director is elected by the public for a 4 year term.


Policies and Procedures

FLFD functions in accordance with approved Bylaws, Policies, and Standard Operating Guidelines (SOGs) as well as all County, State and Federal laws.

Click HERE to view our internal Policies.

Additional Community Resources

Check these websites for additional information about Forest Lakes and the surrounding areas.

Black Mesa Ranger District