Monthly Archives: April 2013

Eight Apply for KUA Board

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., April 29, 2013 – Eight residents have submitted applications to fill a vacancy on the Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors. The deadline for completed applications was April 26. The outgoing director, attorney Fred Cumbie, has served two terms on the board and is not eligible for reappointment.Board applicants must reside within KUA’s Read More »

KUA Launches New eBill Program

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., April 22, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority is encouraging customers to observe Earth Day, April 22, by signing up for its new paperless eBill payment option. Customers who enroll in eBill receive e-mail reminders to let them know when their payment is due. They can log in and make a payment at their Read More »

Utility Lassoes Six Trophies at Statewide Rodeo

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., April 22, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority linemen brought home high marks and six trophies from Saturday’s 13th annual Florida Lineman Competition in Jacksonville. Twenty-three teams and 33 apprentices from municipal utilities throughout Florida gathered to recognize the profession of line work and demonstrate the safety, skill and endurance of electric linemen. The Read More »

KUA Earns Industry Safety Award

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., April 22, 2013 – The Florida Municipal Electric Association on Saturday presented its annual safety award to Kissimmee Utility Authority for the utility’s safe operating practices in 2012. KUA earned the state’s third best safety record for electric utilities in category D, which is comprised of utilities with 400,000 to 999,999 worker-hours of Read More »

Utility Linemen Gather in Jacksonville for Statewide Rodeo

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., April 19, 2013 – Linemen from Kissimmee Utility Authority travel to Jacksonville this weekend to compete in their very own version of a competitive rodeo. Hosted by the Florida Municipal Electric Association, the 13th annual Florida Lineman Competition will draw top linemen from utilities across the state to compete in events based on Read More »