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KISSIMMEE, Fla., February 14, 2017 – Valentine’s Day is here and Kissimmee Utility Authority reminds its customers that metallic balloons that contact overhead power lines can disrupt electric service to an entire neighborhood, cause significant property damage and potentially result in serious injuries. More metallic balloons are sold on Valentine’s Day than any other holiday… Read more »

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., February 8, 2017 – Today is National Kite Flying Day, a great time to go fly a kite. People have enjoyed flying kites for thousands of years. It’s an ever popular activity for children, and enjoyed by many adults, too. Ben Franklin was perhaps the most well-known kite flyer. He flew a kite… Read more »

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., February 2, 2017 – Kissimmee Utility Authority is seeking individuals interested in appointment to the utility’s board of directors. The deadline for completed applications is 5 p.m. on April 28. The current director, Reginald Hardee, has completed two terms on the board and is not eligible for reappointment. Applicants must be registered voters,… Read more »

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., January 30, 2017 – At its 92nd annual meeting held on Jan. 28, the Kissimmee/Osceola County Chamber of Commerce installed Chris Gent, vice president of corporate communications for Kissimmee Utility Authority, as its 2017 chairman. Gent will serve until Dec. 31, 2017. Gent succeeds Sharon Smoley, state director of government affairs for Charter… Read more »

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., January 30, 2017 – Kissimmee Utility Authority will host two student days at the 73rd annual Osceola County Fair in Kissimmee, offering free fair admission for all students (kindergarten – grade 12) on Thursday, Feb. 16 and Friday, Feb. 17. On Feb. 16, the gates to the fair will open at 5 p.m…. Read more »

Media Contacts

Chris Gent
Vice President of Corporate Communications
407-933-9836
cgent@kua.com
Kayla Stanley
Communications Specialist
407-933-9839
kstanley@kua.com