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Welsh Inducted Into Chamber Hall of Fame

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., February 5, 2019 – Kissimmee Utility Authority president and general manager Jim Welsh was inducted into the Kissimmee/Osceola County Chamber of Commerce Hall of Fame Saturday evening. The induction was part of the Chamber’s 94th annual meeting, held at Disney’s Contemporary Resort at Walt Disney World. The Hall of Fame pays tribute to… Read more »

Utility Offices Closed for MLK Day

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., January 13, 2019 – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s customer service center and administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, Jan. 22. Customers wishing to make a bill payment during the holiday weekend can do so through the… Read more »

KUA to Host Free Movie in the Park Featuring ‘Peter Rabbit’

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., Jan. 11, 2019 – Kissimmee Utility Authority, in partnership with the City of Kissimmee, will host a free Movie in the Park event on Friday, Feb. 1 on the veterans lawn of Kissimmee Lakefront Park. The event will feature the live-action/computer-animated comedy film “Peter Rabbit,” shown on a giant 32-foot screen. The movie… Read more »

Kissimmee Utility Releases 2019 Electrical Safety Calendar

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., Jan. 8, 2019 – Kissimmee Utility Authority has released its 2019 calendar of electrical safety, featuring the winning entries from its 25th annual student art contest. The calendar, available free of charge at the utility’s customer service center at 1701 W. Carroll Street in Kissimmee, features an assortment of electrical safety tips and… Read more »

Raccoon Knocks Out Power to Thousands in Kissimmee

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., December 30, 2018 – A foraging raccoon triggered a widespread power outage in Kissimmee this afternoon, leaving 3,218 customers of Kissimmee Utility Authority without electricity for a half hour. The raccoon climbed onto a 13,200-volt piece of electrical equipment inside the utility’s Airport Substation at 1:38 p.m. Sunday, causing three primary feeder lines… Read more »