Monthly Archives: August 2013

KUA Offices Closed for Labor Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 26, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s customer service center and administrative offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 2. Regular utility business hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 3. Customers wishing to make a bill payment over the holiday weekend can do so through the utility’s automated… Read more »

KUA Celebrates Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 26, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority proudly celebrates Lineworker Appreciation Day today in honor of the skilled and brave men and women across Florida who work with thousands of volts of electricity atop power poles and lines to deliver safe and reliable power. In 2012, the Florida House of Representatives introduced a… Read more »

Utility to Lower Credit Card Processing Fees

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 21, 2013 – Kissimmee Utility Authority today announced a restructuring of its credit card processing fees that will significantly lower costs for many of its residential and commercial customers. In April, the utility contracted with Paymentus to process all credit and debit card payments. The contract represented a reduction in processing fees for some… Read more »

KUA Donates 5,230 Items from School Supply Drive

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 14, 2013 – With school set to begin on Monday, Kissimmee Utility Authority showed its support for education today by donating 5,230 items to ensure that young people have the supplies they need to start the school year off right.|Statistics provided by Osceola School District show that more than 72 percent of… Read more »

Summer Heat Equals Higher Utility Bills

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 12, 2013 – Near-record electricity consumption this month by customers of Kissimmee Utility Authority will likely lead to higher power bills in the coming weeks. The recent heat wave combined with the lack of afternoon thunderstorms has forced air conditioners to work overtime. “As temperatures rise, so does demand for air conditioning,”… Read more »