Yearly Archives: 2011

Gant Tapped for KUA Board

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 12, 2011 – At a special meeting of the Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors held Wednesday, the board interviewed and selected Dr. George Gant to serve a five-year term on the utility’s governing board. Gant’s name will go before the Kissimmee City Commission on May 24 for confirmation. If confirmed, he… Read more »

One Applies for Electric Utility Board

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 6, 2011 – Dr. George Gant, the outgoing Kissimmee Utility Authority director whose term expires later this year, was the only individual to submit an application to fill the open seat. The deadline for completed applications was April 29. Gant is currently completing a partial term on the board left open by… Read more »

KUA Earns National Award for Reliable Electric Operations

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 5, 2011 – The American Public Power Association has awarded its Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) platinum award to the Kissimmee Utility Authority for its outstanding achievement in providing safe and reliable service to its customers. KUA was one of 82 utilities honored nationwide. The RP3 designation recognizes public power utilities that… Read more »

KUA Wins 4 PR Awards

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 4, 2011 – Kissimmee Utility Authority won four awards at the 2011 Image Awards, an annual competition sponsored by the Orlando Area Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association. The winners were announced at an April 28 ceremony held at the Winter Park Farmer’s Market. The Image Awards competition recognizes companies that… Read more »

Utility Annual Report Wins District Silver ADDY Award

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., April 11, 2011 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s 2009 annual report has received a silver ADDY award from the American Advertising Federation (AAF) in its District 3 regional competition. Honored in the four-color annual report category, the utility’s report previously earned a gold ADDY at the local level of competition. The report – titled… Read more »