Monthly Archives: September 2009

Please Pardon Our Electronic Dust

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 1, 2009 – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) will upgrade its utility software over the next six weeks which may result in increased customer wait times in its call center and lobby. Beginning Oct. 19 and continuing through late November, the utility will parallel test an updated version of the utility’s software. The… Read more »

KUA to Honor 255 Years of Employee Service

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., September 24, 2009 – At its monthly meeting on Oct. 7, the Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors will honor 16 employees for a combined 255 years of service to the utility. Those being honored include: Customer Service25 years – Johnnie Hewitt20 years – L.J. Crouch                Waverly Padgett15 years – Diane Sweenor5 years –   Niyessa… Read more »

Lower Energy Prices = Lower Electric Bills for Kissimmee Residents

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., September 23, 2009 – Thanks to lower fuel prices, the average bill for a Kissimmee Utility Authority customer decreased in September by $8.10 or six percent and will decrease an additional $4.12 or 3.2 percent in October. The utility’s fuel charge in August was $2.54 per 1,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh). In September, the charge… Read more »

Utility Honored for Community Service

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., September 21, 2009 – The Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) has presented its 2009 Community Service Award to Kissimmee Utility Authority for the utility’s strong commitment to addressing community needs. KUA was one of 17 Florida utilities to be honored this year. FMEA Executive Director Barry Moline presented the award to KUA during… Read more »

KUA Seeks Entries in Conservation Calendar Art Contest

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., September 10, 2009 – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) invites students to use the power of art to promote energy conservation in the utility’s 16th annual calendar art contest. The annual talent hunt is open to Osceola County students enrolled in kindergarten through grade 5, including public, private and homeschooled students. Students are asked… Read more »