CREST completed its four-year $24.5 million technology upgrade in 2020 further strengthening the Capital Region’s ability to be self-reliant in the event of a natural disaster.
The new CREST P25 network is considered a world standard in public safety communications.
Ensuring optimal performance of the P25 network and continued fiscal sustainability underly CREST’s strategic priorities for the next five years.
Strategic Plan Highlights
CREST has measurable goals in 4 key areas
Goal 1 – Confidence of Shareholders and User Agency Organizations
Goal 2 – Public Safety Service Excellence
Goal 3 – Organizational Effectiveness
Goal 4 – Financial Performance
CREST is committed to staying at the forefront of trends and new developments in emergency communications.
2019 Annual Report
2019 was a pivotal year for CREST as public safety agencies in the Core Area as well as on the Saanich Peninsula successfully upgraded from the 15-year old mixed mode (analog/digital) network to the new digital P25 network.Read the Annual Report