Yearly Archives: 2018

KUA Joins Hurricane Florence Restoration Effort

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Utility crews from Kissimmee Utility Authority are en route to Bennettsville, South Carolina today to help restore power in an area devastated by Hurricane Florence. KUA sent 10 linemen, a convoy of eight vehicles and several thousand pounds of supplies to assist the Bennettsville Utility Department with the restoration of electricity. The city has approximately… Read more »

5 Must-Haves for Your Hurricane Survival Kit

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September 10 is the peak of hurricane season—are you prepared? Get the Osceola Hurricane Handbook now. A partnership between KUA, Osceola County, the cities of Kissimmee and St. Cloud, UF IFAS Extension in Osceola County and Positively Osceola, the 40-page handbook includes information on emergency shelters, evacuation routes, generator safety and power outage restoration as… Read more »

Swimming Pool Safety Tips

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With a long weekend ahead, most of us plan to enjoy the warm weather by swimming in our backyard pools. Before diving into the weekend, review these tips to keep your family safe:   Secure your pool with appropriate barriers. Consider fencing your pool to avoid accidental falls and slips. You may also want to… Read more »

KUA Offices Closed for Labor Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 31, 2018 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s customer service center and administrative offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 3. Regular utility business hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 4. Customers wishing to make a bill payment over the holiday weekend can do so through the utility’s automated… Read more »

Kissimmee Utility Authority Recognizes August 26 as Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day

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Kissimmee Utility Authority will join the state to celebrate Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day on Sunday, August 26 in honor of the men and women who risk their lives daily to ensure reliable delivery of electricity throughout Florida. Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day was designated by the Florida House of Representatives in 2012 in memory of Marc… Read more »