Fire and Medical Emergency Services

In 2014, the Timber Mesa Fire and Medical District was formed. This new governmental entity now encompasses the former fire departments of Lakeside, Linden  and Show Low.  It is a district within the State of Arizona and Navajo County and is governed by Arizona Revised Statutes Title 48. The main offices of this new district are located at the Lakeside Fire Department, 2922 W. White Mountain Blvd., in Lakeside. The Fire Chief is Bryan Savage.  The phone number is 928-368-6112.  The Timber Mesa main offices will be moved to Show Low in 2015.


The Linden Fire Department, a part of Timber Mesa Fire and Medical District, is located on Arizona Highway 260 between Show Low and Timberland Acres.  It is a full fledged fire fighting organization, having an around the clock staff on duty at all times. In case of a fire or medical emergency, the response time from the Linden Fire Depart-ment to Timberland Acres is approximately five minutes.  In addition to their emergency duties, the Linden FD staff issues burn permits (good for one year), or you can obtain your permit online at  The phone number for the Linden Fire Department is 928-537-1101. 

Linden Fire Department -- Timber Mesa District

Timber Mesa Fire and Medical District - Lakeside

Fire and Medical Services