Monthly Archives: May 2013

KUA Releases 2013 Hurricane Preparedness Guide

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 30, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority today released its 2013 Osceola Hurricane Handbook, a free comprehensive preparedness guide offered annually to Osceola County residents. The 40-page handbook has been revised, updated and enhanced by the utility to provide residents with the most current and up-to-date information available, including lessons learned from last… Read more »

KUA Unveils New Bucket Truck Dedicated to Safety

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 29, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority on May 24 unveiled the newest bucket truck in its fleet and used student artwork on the truck’s exterior to promote the safe and responsible use of electricity. Both sides of the truck feature the name, grade level, school, headshot and artwork of the utility’s 2013… Read more »

City Commission Appoints Urbina to KUA Board

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 23, 2013 – The Kissimmee City Commission on Tuesday appointed Ethel Urbina to a five-year term on the Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors. Urbina is a real estate broker and owner of Mercedes Investments, LLC in Kissimmee. A 10-year resident of Kissimmee, she is a former AT&T executive with 27 years… Read more »

Utility Offices Closed for Memorial Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 21, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s customer service center and administrative offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 27. Regular utility business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 28. Customers wishing to make a bill payment over the holiday weekend can do so through the utility’s automated… Read more »

Utility Launches Backpack Drive for Needy Students

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 9, 2013 – To help give children in need a great start on their first day of school, Kissimmee Utility Authority has partnered with A Gift for Teaching of Osceola County to launch Operation Backpack. For many children, the start of a new school year is filled with anxiety and academic challenges…. Read more »