Yearly Archives: 2008

KUA Offers Hurricane Safety Tips to Customers

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 18, 2008 – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) is watching Tropical Storm Fay closely and reviewing the utility’s emergency procedures to restore electricity as quickly and safely as possible after the storm strikes. KUA’s management team met Monday afternoon to review emergency plans. If power goes out, KUA advises customers to check all… Read more »

KUA Monitoring Tropical Storm Fay

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 16, 2008 – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) is watching Tropical Storm Fay closely and reviewing the utility’s emergency procedures to restore electricity as quickly and safely as possible should the storm impact the Kissimmee area. Currently, plans call for the utility’s customer service operating hours to remain on a normal schedule for… Read more »

Free Hurricane Guides Available

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 16, 2008 – As Tropical Storm Fay churns its way toward Florida, Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) is offering free copies of its hurricane handbook to help residents prepare for the storm. The 2008 Osceola Hurricane Handbook, which is offered annually to Osceola County residents, was developed by the utility to help individuals… Read more »

KUA to Trim Community Sponsorships in 2009

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 15, 2008 – Feeling the pressures of the current economic climate, the Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors this week approved a 20 percent cut in community sponsorships for 2009. The total is in addition to a 13 percent cut in sponsorship funding that was made earlier this year during the utility’s… Read more »

KUA Wins Two Statewide PR Awards

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 6, 2008 – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) captured two statewide public relations awards Tuesday evening in the 2008 Golden Image Awards, an annual competition sponsored by the Florida Public Relations Association. The competition recognizes companies that exhibit and employ comprehensive public relations projects that meet the highest standards of excellence in four… Read more »