KUA Earns Storm Response Award for Fourth Consecutive Year

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Restoring Communities Award plaque

KISSIMMEE, Fla., May 13, 2020 – The Florida Municipal Electric Association has presented Kissimmee Utility Authority with its “Restoring Communities Award” for the utility’s outstanding efforts to quickly and safely restore power to communities in 2019. The award is presented to FMEA member utilities for their work to restore power within their communities and/or sending… Read more »

Childproof Your Home Against Electrical Hazards

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Whether you’ve recently welcomed your first baby, or already have a full house, it’s vital to keep your home electrically safe for the little ones. Unintentional injury is one of the top killers of children in the United States, but prevention can eliminate almost all of these injuries.

Seven Apply for KUA Board

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., April 27, 2020 – Seven Kissimmee residents have submitted applications to fill an upcoming vacancy on the Kissimmee Utility Authority board of directors. The deadline for completed applications was April 24. The outgoing director, Kathleen Thacker, has served two terms and is not eligible for reappointment. Applicants must be registered voters, reside within… Read more »

12 Electrical Safety Tips for Boat Operators

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Although boating is considered to be a carefree activity, there are many electrical hazards that need to be considered before leaving the dock. Reduce the risk of electric shock drowning and common boat electrical hazards with these handy tips from Kissimmee Utility Authority: Don’t allow yourself or anyone else to swim near the dock when… Read more »

#ThankALineman on National Lineman Appreciation Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., April 15, 2020 – Kissimmee Utility Authority joins the U.S. Congress in recognizing Saturday as National Lineman Appreciation Day to honor the skilled brave men and women who work one of the most dangerous professions in America. By unanimous consent, the U.S. Senate in 2013 and U.S. House in 2017 approved separate resolutions… Read more »