KUA to Light Up Skies for July 4

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., July 2, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority has been lighting the city of Kissimmee since 1901. On Thursday evening, we’ll also light the sky.

KUA is a proud sponsor of Kissimmee’s 2013 Independence Day Celebration on Thursday, July 4 in Lakefront Park. Festivities kick off at 5:00 p.m. and will culminate with a spectacular fireworks display over Lake Tohopekaliga at 9:10 p.m., sponsored by the utility.

Entertainment will take place on two stages and KUA will host the KUA Kids’ Power Zone with complimentary sno-kones, a patriotic craft station and inflatable slides.

“We are proud to be a sponsor of Osceola County’s largest Independence Day celebration,” said Jim Welsh, KUA president and general manager. “It’s an honor for us to play a role in this annual celebration as we mark our nation’s birthday.”

Complete details about the event can be found online at http://bit.ly/13jnyow.

Event admission and parking in downtown Kissimmee are free.

Founded in 1901, KUA (http://kua.com) is Florida’s sixth largest community-owned utility providing electric and telecommunication services to 64,000 customers in Osceola County, Fla.

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Chris M. Gent
(407) 933-9836