Monthly Archives: March 2003

Mock Disaster to Strike Kissimmee

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., March 31, 9:30 am — As Florida prepares for another hurricane season beginning on June 1, Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) will conduct a large-scale mock disaster drill on Tuesday, April 1, to test emergency equipment, measure response time, and evaluate communication within the utility. At approximately 8:00 am on Tuesday, a general alarm… Read more »

KUA Says ‘Thanks’ to America’s Military

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., March 28, 9:30 am – Thanks to Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) and EchoArtz, Osceola County residents have an opportunity to send messages of encouragement and support to American service men and women overseas. KUA and EchoArtz joined together to produce a giant greeting card that was officially unveiled this morning by KUA President… Read more »

KUA Reminds Residents to Dig Safely

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., March 26, 8:30 am — Now that Spring has arrived, many residents will soon get the urge to go outside and plant flowers, trees and new gardens. Whether digging trenches for water systems or planting gardens, you should always be mindful of underground utilities. Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) is urging contractors, builders and… Read more »

Raised Terror Alert Prompts KUA Security Changes

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., March 18, 11:30 am – As a result of the raised terror alert level from yellow, or “elevated,” to orange, which means “high,” Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) has taken special steps to protect its employees and to assure the continuing reliability of electric service in Osceola County. Utility officials will not discuss the… Read more »