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KISSIMMEE, Fla., January 2, 1:30 pm – In an ongoing effort to increase public awareness of electrical safety, the Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) sponsored an art contest for all third, fourth and fifth grade students in Osceola county. The winning entries appear in KUA’s 2001 Calendar of Electrical Safety. The winners are: Cypress Elementary –… Read more »

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 30, 11:45 am — Jim Welsh, KUA’s President & General Manager, has been appointed to a 2-year term as chairman of the Florida Municipal Power Pool (FMPP). The FMPP was formed in 1988 by municipal electric utilities in an effort to use their combined generating resources more economically. FMPP is an integrated… Read more »

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 29, 2:00 pm — Four residents of Kissimmee have submitted applications to serve on the Board of Directors of the Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA). The deadline for completed applications was November 27. The individual selected will complete the term of Dr. George Gant, who resigned his seat on the Board after his… Read more »

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 20, 9:00 am — History repeated itself on Friday afternoon when a train collided with a truck at the entrance to Kissimmee Utility Authority’s (KUA) Cane Island Power Park in western Osceola county. The truck was entering the power plant site when it was struck by a southbound Amtrak passenger train bound… Read more »

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 17, 1:30 pm — The corporate communications manager for the Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) has been appointed Chair-Elect of the American Public Power Association (APPA). Chris Gent will serve as Chair-Elect of APPA’s Customer Connections Committee in 2000-2001 and Chairman in 2001-2002. His role will be to assist utilities throughout the nation… Read more »

Media Contacts

Chris Gent
Vice President of Corporate Communications
407-933-9836
cgent@kua.com
Annabella Pujalte
Communications Specialist
407-933-9839
apujalte@kua.com