Monthly Archives: August 2014

Yee-haw! More Than 500 Sign Up for ‘Kissimmee Round-Up’

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 21, 2014 – Thanks to an outpouring of community support, more than 500 customers of Kissimmee Utility Authority have signed up for the utility’s Kissimmee Round-Up program! Launched in December, the program gathers voluntary contributions from participating customers by “rounding up” their monthly bills to the next dollar. For example, a customer’s… Read more »

KUA Celebrates Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 25, 2014 – Kissimmee Utility Authority proudly celebrates Lineworker Appreciation Day on Tuesday, Aug. 26 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… Read more »

KUA Offices Closed for Labor Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 25, 2014 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s customer service center and administrative offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 1. Regular utility business hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Customers wishing to make a bill payment over the holiday weekend can do so through the utility’s automated… Read more »

Kissimmee Sets Third Peak Demand Record

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 21, 2014 – For the third consecutive day, customers of Kissimmee Utility Authority set a new system peak demand record for electricity use. KUA recorded an instantaneous system peak of 349.4 megawatts (MW) at 4:43 p.m. Thursday, eclipsing a peak demand of 345.4 MW set Wednesday afternoon. The recorded system temperature at… Read more »

25 KUA Employees Graduate from Certified Public Manager Program

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 20, 2014 – Kissimmee Utility Authority is pleased to announce the graduation of 25 employees from Florida’s Certified Public Manager program. The utility graduates are among hundreds of individuals statewide who completed the program this summer. The CPM program is a nationally-recognized leadership development program currently offered in 38 states. Its purpose… Read more »