The Telecommunications Department operates and maintains a 17 private branch exchanges (PBX) switches that provides 4 digit dialing and long distance for 4 local districts on/off the reservation.
· 2 Network Operation Centers located in Nespelem WA. & Omak WA.
· Main Telecom Switch which connects all 4 districts is located in Nespelem WA.
· Telecom is primarily connected through multiple T1 lines leased from various phone companies that provide long distance and 4 digit dialing.
· Our goal is to provide quality and affordable communications throughout the Tribal Organizations and outside entities.
Tellecom Program Goals and Objectives