After review and approval by the City Commission, the City of Kissimmee announces that the following candidates have qualified for the General Election to be held on August 30, 2016. The Run-Off Election will take place on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
On Friday, June 24th, 2016, the Bob Makinson Aquatic Center will proudly serve as an official host location for the global event for the fourth consecutive year. Participants should arrive at 9:00 a.m. to register.
The City of Kissimmee Events & Venues Division is offering a V.I.P Package during the City’s annual Monumental July 4th Celebration at Kissimmee Lakefront Park.
The City of Kissimmee and Osceola County stand united with Orlando and will display Sea to Sea flags outside of downtown Kissimmee buildings the week of June 20th, in tribute to the lives lost and to all those who were affected by the recent tragedy.
The City of Kissimmee proudly presents its annual Monumental July 4th Celebration at the Kissimmee Lakefront Park on Monday, July 4th, 2016. Festivities kick off at 5:00 p.m. and culminate with a fireworks display at approximately 9:30 p.m. over Lake Tohopekaliga.
Osceola County opened www.osceola.org/osceolacares Tuesday, which will allow citizens to donate funds to aid the victims of the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting. All donations will go to a PayPal account managed by Osceola County.
The Toho Square/Pleasant Street public parking lot will be closed temporarily throughout the week, due to a geophysical survey in preparation for the development of the Toho Square area.
Earlier this month, the City of Kissimmee was chosen as one of the 100 Best Fleets in the Americas by Government Fleet magazine for the third consecutive year. The program recognizes and rewards peak performing fleet operations in North and South America.
The City of Kissimmee announces the launch of a new City logo and a new website, to help better communicate with the public the services, activities and projects the City is involved with.
The City of Kissimmee will host a public workshop entitled “An Inside Look at Your Government” on Thursday, June 9th beginning at 6:00 p.m. at Kissimmee City Hall.
The City of Kissimmee is being honored with a 2016 Playful City USA designation for the 6th time. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the national recognition program honors cities and towns across the country for making their cities more playable.
The City of Kissimmee, Osceola County NAACP Branch 5121, 360 Entertainment International and Bethel AME Church of Kissimmee will be hosting the 151st Anniversary of Juneteenth at Chambers Park Community Center on Saturday, June 18, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
The City of Kissimmee is now accepting Fee Grant applications for phase 1 of their 2016-2017 budget year. Groups or organizations wishing to request a Fee Waiver/Grant for any event to be held between October 1, 2016 thru March 31, 2017 may do so online by going to www.kissimmeeparks.org and selecting the “City of Kissimmee Fee Grant Application” under Quick Links.
The City of Kissimmee Parks & Recreation Department is currently accepting registrations for Camp Discovery Summer Camp 2016. Each day of camp includes a balance of recreational games, sports and crafts designed to keep campers active and involved.
The City of Kissimmee announces programs offered for children, adults and seniors beginning this month thru September. Programs include tennis, dancing, martial arts, along with new classes featuring LEGO.
The City of Kissimmee Parks and Recreation Department will be offering Wellness Seminars for seniors starting this summer. Trained experts from the University of Florida will share tips and information during the free sessions.
The City of Kissimmee will host a Mother’s Day Symphony Concert on Saturday, May 7th, 2016 at Kissimmee Lakefront Park, beginning at 7:30 p.m. The live concert will feature music performed by the Orlando Symphony Orchestra and will take place on the Civic Lawn at Lakefront Park located at 201 East Lakeview Drive.
In celebration of Earth Day, volunteers from the City of Kissimmee and the Health Department of Osceola County came together today to help clean Kissimmee’s Lakefront Park and Lake Tohopekaliga. 50 volunteers picked up litter and debris, collecting just over 550 pounds of trash and recycling.
The City of Kissimmee celebrated the arts with live music, a vocal performance and artwork during last night’s City Commission Meeting. Students participating in the Osceola County School District’s Arts Alive program came together with family and friends to view their artwork on display throughout Kissimmee City Hall.
The Osceola County Healthy Start Coalition in partnership with the City of Kissimmee, Molina Healthcare and many other local nonprofits and health organizations, have united to create the Youth Development Taskforce to address important issues affecting youth in our local community.