Yearly Archives: 2013

Utility Offices Closed for Christmas, New Year’s

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., December 16, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s customer service center and administrative offices will be closed in observance of Christmas on Tuesday, Dec. 24 and Wednesday, Dec. 25. Regular utility business hours will resume on Thursday, Dec. 26. Utility offices will also be closed for New Year’s Day on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014…. Read more »

KUA Launches ‘Kissimmee Round-Up’ Program

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., December 12, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority today launched a new program which allows customers to round up their monthly utility bills to help their neighbors in need. The program, called Kissimmee Round-Up, gathers voluntary contributions from participating customers by “rounding up” their monthly bills to the next dollar. For example, a customer’s… Read more »

Jared Tillman Named KUA Employee of the Year

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., December 9, 2013 – Power plant operator/mechanic Jared Tillman has been named Kissimmee Utility Authority’s 2013 employee of the year. Tillman was chosen from this year’s 12 employees of the month. With this honor comes a plaque, $200 cash, two days off with pay and a reserved parking space. Tillman was recognized for… Read more »

Utility to Break Ground on $17.2 Million Electric Substation

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., December 3, 2013 – The Kissimmee Utility Authority on Wednesday morning will officially break ground on a new $17.2 million electric substation that will power downtown Kissimmee and its business district. The substation will replace the utility’s existing Power Plant Substation, a facility constructed on Kissimmee’s lakefront in the early 1970s. The new… Read more »

Energy Conservation Calendar Winners Announced

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 12, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority today announced the winners of its 20th annual student calendar art contest. Open to Osceola County students in kindergarten through fifth grade, the contest is designed to promote energy conservation among students and their families. This year, a total of 1,770 entries were received from 32… Read more »