KUA Board Adopts $229 Million Budget

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., July 1, 2020 – The Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors on Wednesday approved a $229 million operating and capital budget for fiscal year 2021. The vote came after several Board discussions and a public hearing on the budget. The approved budget is a three percent increase from the 2020 budget. The increase… Read more »

Major Solar Energy Project Now Providing Power to Kissimmee

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 30, 2020 – Customers of Kissimmee Utility Authority and five other Florida public power utilities are now receiving energy from the first two solar farms that are part of the Florida Municipal Solar Project, a large-scale renewable energy project that will enable KUA to provide solar power in the most cost-effective way…. Read more »

KUA Offices Closed for Independence Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 25, 2020 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s customer service center and administrative offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day on Friday, July 3. Regular utility business hours will resume on Monday, July 6. Customers wishing to make a bill payment over the holiday weekend can do so through the utility’s automated… Read more »

KUA Earns High Marks for Customer Satisfaction

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 17, 2020 – Maintaining high system reliability, being open and honest about company operations and policies and responding promptly to customer needs helped Kissimmee Utility Authority boost overall customer satisfaction in 2020, according to the results of a third-party survey released Wednesday by the utility. The 62-question telephone survey, conducted by Glastonbury,… Read more »

KUA Chairman Receives National Public Official Award

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 9, 2020 – Kathleen Thacker, board chairman of Kissimmee Utility Authority, today received the Spence Vanderlinden Public Official Award from the American Public Power Association at its annual conference and business meeting, held virtually this year. The award was initiated in 1984 to recognize personal service to APPA by elected and appointed… Read more »