Monthly Archives: August 2012

KUA Offices Closed for Labor Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 29, 2012 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s customer service center and administrative offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 3. Regular utility business hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 4. Customers wishing to make a bill payment over the holiday weekend can do so through the utility’s automated Read More »

KUA’s Chris Gent Elected FPRA President-Elect

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 10, 2012 – During its annual conference held earlier this week in St. Augustine, members of the Florida Public Relations Association elected Kissimmee Utility Authority vice president of corporate communications Chris M. Gent as president-elect of the statewide organization. As president-elect, Gent will coordinate the association’s management overview process, provide an annual Read More »

KUA Board Authorizes Construction of $17.2 Million Substation

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 7, 2012 – To improve electric service reliability and meet the growing energy needs of its customers, the Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors on Aug. 1 approved the construction of a new $17.2 million electric substation to serve downtown Kissimmee and its business district. The substation will replace the utility’s existing Read More »

KUA Named Among Top 100 Companies for Working Families

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 3, 2012 – For the twelfth time in its history, Kissimmee Utility Authority has been named one of the top 100 companies for working families in Central Florida. The list, compiled by the Orlando Sentinel, recognizes employers in the region that offer progressive and forward-thinking programs and benefits that make family a Read More »

KUA Board Adopts $220 Million Budget

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 3, 2012 – The Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors on Wednesday approved a $220 million operating and capital budget for fiscal year 2013. The vote came after a workshop and public hearing on the budget. The approved budget is $9 million, or four percent, less than the 2012 budget and marks Read More »