Monthly Archives: October 2003

KUA Receives Community Service Award

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 30, 9:30 am – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s ongoing commitment to community service through utility-sponsored programs and public outreach efforts has been recognized by the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA). FMEA on Tuesday presented to KUA its 2003 Florida Community Service Award — the highest honor an electric utility can receive from the… Read more »

Fred Cumbie Sworn in as KUA Board Member

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 23, 9:30 am – Fred H. Cumbie, Jr. was sworn in Wednesday evening as a director of Kissimmee Utility Authority following his appointment by the KUA Board of Directors and unanimous confirmation by the Kissimmee City Commission. Cumbie was sworn in at KUA’s headquarters in Kissimmee and immediately participated in his first… Read more »

Local “Electric Cowboys” to Compete at International Rodeo

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 15, 8:15 am — The best linemen from Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) have joined linemen from other utilities around the world to participate in their very own version of the rodeo. And in a profession where a mistake can mean disaster or death, their combination of skill, safety and speed will prove… Read more »

KUA Scares Up Halloween Help for Parents

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 15, 12:30 pm — Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) is handing out free reflective trick-or-treat bags again this year to help keep little ghosts and goblins from being haunted by unnecessary danger this Halloween. The bags offer improved visibility as trick-or-treaters travel from house to house through the darkness. The bags also include… Read more »

KUA Scores Big with Technology Series

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 9, 1:00 pm – “That’s IT,” the new bi-monthly television series and companion website launched by Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) on September 1, is a runaway hit among technology enthusiasts worldwide. In its inaugural month, viewership of “That’s IT” racked up some impressive results. In addition to its daily broadcast on Access… Read more »