Yearly Archives: 2002

Toro Tapped for Second Term on KUA Board

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 6, 11:15 am — At a special meeting of the Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) Board of Directors held Wednesday evening, the Board interviewed five applicants and selected Domingo Toro to serve a second 5-year term on the utility’s governing board. Toro became the board’s first Hispanic member when he joined in October… Read more »

City Commission Confirms Cumbie to KUA Board

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 4, 8:30 am — At Tuesday’s meeting of the Kissimmee City Commission, the commission voted to confirm the appointment of Fred H. Cumbie, Jr. to serve on the Board of Directors of Kissimmee Utility Authority. Cumbie, 1875 Saha Court, is president of the law firm Overstreet Miles Ritch & Cumbie, P.A. He… Read more »

KUA Named 2002 Business of the Year

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 3, 11:45 am – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) has been presented with the prestigious 2002 Business of the Year Award. The award is given annually by the Kissimmee/Osceola County Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber announced the award at a dinner ceremony held at Hyatt Orlando on Friday evening. “KUA has provided both… Read more »

KUA Stands Ready for 2002 Hurricane Season

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 31, 10:00 am — Hurricane season officially begins on Saturday, June 1, and Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) has fine-tuned its customer service and electricity restoration plans to respond efficiently if a storm strikes. Each year KUA employees participate in a mock disaster drill to prepare the utility should a hurricane or tropical… Read more »

KUA Board Awards Contract for Post 9/11 Security

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 30, 11:45 am — As the tragic events of September 11 made clear, terrorists can strike anywhere and at any time. Without a doubt, the electric grid in the nation’s #1 tourist destination is our economic lifeblood, and thus, it is not inconceivable that its importance could make it a high-profile target… Read more »