Community News

  • We want to remind all restaurants that masks are required for employees who have contact with customers, per Governor Doug Ducey's Executive Order 2020-47. Additionally, Mayor Stephanie Irwin has extended the proclamation requiring the use of masks in town limits. That requirement will remain in effect until it is rescinded by the mayor or until Gov. Ducey calls an end to the state of emergency for Arizona.


  • Election Day is quickly approaching. On Tuesday, August 4, residents of Pinetop-Lakeside will have the opportunity to approve a 25-year franchise agreement with UNS Energy Corporation. Voters are encouraged to educate themselves on this matter and all issues and races included on the ballot. Read more here: Franchise Agreement Facts


  • On Tuesday, July 7th, Town Manager Keith Johnson addressed community concerns and questions regarding the rezoning and development of an RV park in Lakeside. You can view his letter here: TOTT RV Letter 7.7.20

Town of Pinetop-Lakeside Mask and Physical Distancing Requirements

The Town of Pinetop-Lakeside released an emergency proclamation requiring the wearing of face coverings in public on 6.24.20. You can view the full statement at Emergency Proclamation Requiring The Wearing of Face Coverings in Public.

Town Hall and Visitor Center

Town Hall Hours: M – F 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Visitor Center Hours will include Saturday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. 

  • Walk-in meetings with Town Hall staff will not be accepted at this time. We ask that you call in advance to make an appointment. (Walk-in are welcome for visitor information.)
  • Signs will be posted at the entrance asking basic questions such as, Have you taken your temperature within the last 24 hours? Is your temperature over 99 degrees? Have you been in contact with anyone who has tested positive or is presumptive positive for COVID-19? If any of your answers to these questions is affirmative, please leave and call 928-368-6688 to speak to the staff. 
  • We recommend the use of face masks or face coverings in this building.
  • Limit of four people at one time. We ask that visitors send in one person from their group to gather information.
  • The Visitor Center has been consolidated to allow for easier sanitation. You can also access frequently requested information in the lobby and front entry kiosk.

Library

  • The library is open Monday - Friday from 10am to 5pm. 
  • Please stay home if you’re sick!
  • Signs will be posted at the entrance asking basic questions such as, Have you taken your temperature within the last 24 hours? Is your temperature over 99 degrees? Have you been in contact with anyone who has tested positive or is presumptive positive for COVID-19? If any of your answers to these questions is affirmative, please leave and call 928-368-6688 to speak to the staff. 
  • We recommend the use of face masks or face coverings in this building.
  • Stay at least 6 feet away from others. To help with that, we’re blocking off at least half of our computers and removing some tables and chairs and limiting computer use to one hour per person per day.
  • We’ll also be limiting ourselves to no more than 20 visitors at a time, to make sure there’s plenty of room.
  • We’ll be doing some limited disinfecting of computers and other surfaces throughout the day, but it’s still a public space. If you know you’re at risk, please bear that in mind before you come in to see us.

Please click on the links below to view helpful safety and health information in regards to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Please click on the links below to view helpful economic information in regards to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

For a directory of Local Business Hours & Services, Click HERE.  

If you are looking for a little feel-good inspiration, visit our Youtube channel to view several videos highlighting the amazing people of our community. 

Click HERE.