Monthly Archives: October 2005

KUA Crews Join FPL in Restoring Power to South Florida

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 1, 11:00 a.m. – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) repair crews continue to answer the call for help in south Florida. KUA crews finished up power restoration in Ft. Pierce on Sunday and moved to nearby Port St. Lucie to assist Florida Power & Light Company with the restoration of electricity in areas Read More »

KUA.net Launches Child Internet Safety Program

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 26, 10:00 a.m. – KUA.net, the telecommunications division of Kissimmee Utility Authority, today launches a free safety program designed to equip children with the skills they need to safely navigate the Internet. Most parents know that the Internet can be a valuable resource for their children. What they might not know, however, Read More »

KUA Crews Head to South Florida

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Linemen Will Help Restore Power in Ft. Pierce KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 25, 10:00 a.m. – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) will send repair crews to south Florida today to assist with power restoration in areas devastated by Hurricane Wilma. As part of its mutual-aid agreement with utilities throughout the state, KUA will send crews, vehicles and Read More »

KUA Completes Power Restoration

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 24, 12:00 noon – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) has completed the restoration of electric service to 1,547 homes and businesses that lost power Monday due to Hurricane Wilma. At the peak of the storm at 7:09 a.m. Monday, two percent of the utility’s 58,000 customers were without electricity. “We want to thank Read More »

Wilma Knocks Out Power to 1,250 in Osceola

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 24, 7:30 a.m. – High winds from Hurricane Wilma have knocked out power to approximately 1,250, or two percent, of Kissimmee Utility Authority’s 58,000 electric customers in Osceola County. At 7:09 a.m. Monday, the utility reported the loss of a major distribution feeder that serves the Orange Gardens area of Kissimmee. KUA Read More »