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Telegraph Fire

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Tonto National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2324 E. McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85006

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Telegraph Fire Information
Email: 2021.telegraph@firenet.gov
Phone: 480-608-2054
Hours: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

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From Gila County: Miami Residents can return home, remain in "Set" status

Telegraph Fire Wildfire
News – 6/10/2021

From the Gila County Division of Health and Emergency Management:

CHANGE IN EVAC STATUS FROM GILA COUNTY TELEGRAPH FIRE UPDATE –

MIAMI RESIDENTS TO RETURN HOME REMAIN IN SET STATUS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: June 10, 2021 Time: 12:00 P.M. Globe, Arizona

Miami residents on the Southside of Highway 60 from Dairy Canyon West to Mackey's Camp and Shultz Ranch are able to return home. Residents are to remain on "SET" status.

SET – Be Alert Know there is significant danger in your area.

  • Residents should consider voluntarily relocating to a shelter or with family/friends outside the affected area. Residents should avoid close contact with those who are sick and should practice public health recommendations when relocating.
  • Grab your emergency go kit. •Keep in mind unique needs for your family or special equipment for pets and livestock.
  • Stay aware of the latest news and information from public safety and public health officials. 


Shelter to remain open for residents to evacuate Red Cross Shelter at Lee Kornegay Middle School - 4000 High Desert Drive, Mesa, AZ 85501, or Skyline High School in Mesa - 845 S Crismon Road, Mesa, AZ 85208.

For any questions, please call our call center at 928-910-4009 OPTION 4.

Sincerely, Carl Melford Gila County Emergency Manager