Monthly Archives: June 2003

KUA Board Adopts $154.8 Million Budget

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 25, 7:30 pm – At tonight’s meeting of the Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) Board of Directors, the Board adopted a $154.8 million budget for Fiscal Year 2004. The 5-0 vote came after a public hearing on the budget. The budget is an 11 percent increase over FY 2003, mainly attributable to capital… Read more »

Kissimmee to Mark 102 Years of Electric Service on Saturday

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 24, 4:00 pm – Saturday, June 28th, will mark the 102nd anniversary of community-owned electric service in Kissimmee. It was during a Kissimmee City Council meeting on June 28, 1901, that a resolution was passed authorizing the City’s purchase of Kissimmee Electric Light Company from W.C. Maynard for $4,293.59. Maynard, a Kissimmee… Read more »

Gent Named Osceola’s 2003 Distinguished Leader

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 23, 9:30 am – Chris Gent, corporate communications manager for Kissimmee Utility Authority, has received Osceola County’s distinguished leader award for 2003. The award was presented during graduation ceremonies for Leadership Osceola County on June 20 at Walt Disney World. The distinguished leader award is presented annually to an individual that best… Read more »

KUA Releases 2002 Annual Report

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 12, 3:30 pm — Kissimmee Utility Authority, Florida’s sixth largest community-owned electric utility, today announced the release of its 2002 Annual Report. Copies have been distributed to local elected officials, utility employees, and members of the financial community, and are available to the public upon request. The report — titled “The Power… Read more »