The City of Kissimmee will close all City offices on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 in observance of Veterans Day. All Public Works Sanitation collections throughout the City will maintain their regular schedules. The City will re-open offices and resume regular business on Thursday, November 12 at 8:00 a.m.
The City of Kissimmee held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Intermodal Center Parking Garage today, behind the Civic Center in historic downtown Kissimmee. The Kissimmee Intermodal Center Garage is a multi-use parking garage that is being constructed in support of the SunRail commuter train platform located immediately to the West of the project site.
Halloween is just a few days away. The Kissimmee Police Department is providing tips to make the festivities fun and safe for trick-or-treaters and party guests.
The City of Kissimmee welcomed the Latin American International Cuisine Institute to Kissimmee during last night’s Commission meeting. The post-secondary educational institute meets the qualifications of being one of the City’s targeted industries for economic development.
Kissimmee Gateway Airport and its business, Quantem FBO Group, are pleased to announce the return of Air Combat USA to the City of Kissimmee from December 5th thru the 7th, 2015. Adventure seekers and aspiring fighter pilots will have their chance to engage in realistic air to air combat simulation in a real fighter trainer aircraft with an instructor pilot, many of whom are experienced military aviators.
The City of Kissimmee’s Economic Development Office announced today that Infinity Medical Engineering will open their business in the City by the end of this year. Infinity Medical Engineering is a medical device research, development and manufacturing company.
The City of Kissimmee will honor local veterans on Tuesday, November 10th from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m during the annual Cornelius Chambers Veterans Day Program at Chambers Park Community Center.
The Kissimmee Police Department is advising the public about Javier Perez, who is a registered sexual predator by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and has recently moved to a new address. He currently is residing at 2360 Topaz Trail, Kissimmee.
The City of Kissimmee announces a Zumba Halloween Party featuring Mauro Lopez Fitness on Saturday, October 24th from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at the Kissimmee Lakefront Park. Participants can show off their Halloween costumes while instructor Mauro Lopez hosts a two-hour Zumba Master Class and an introduction to Boot Camp Fitness demonstration.
The City of Kissimmee announces that the Lakefront Park Splash Pad will be closed starting Monday, October 19th for warranty repairs and upgrades. The splash pad will re-open on Wednesday, December 2nd.
The Kissimmee Police Department is advising the public about Carlos A. Guzman Nieves, who is a registered sexual predator by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and has recently moved to a new address. He currently is residing at 504 E. Bass Street in Kissimmee
This week, the Kissimmee Police Department’s Traffic Enforcement Unit will be monitoring intersections and citing motorists for blocking them.
Neighborhoods in Kissimmee are celebrating National Night Out (NNO) on October 6, 2015. Typically this event is held nationwide in August; however, some states do hold NNO in October to take advantage of cooler weather.
The City of Kissimmee announces that the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and Masci Construction are scheduled to begin roadway construction on John Young Parkway (State Road 600) from Portage Street to Vine Street in Osceola County starting November 15.
Kissimmee/Osceola County is the site for the 2015 American (Beechcraft) Bonanza Society’s annual convention, Oct. 1-3. The Bonanza Society is a group of owners and pilots of Bonanza, Baron, and Travel Air type aircraft who share information and experiences.
The City of Kissimmee will host their 19th Annual Kissimmee Fall Festival on Saturday, October 31, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Lakefront Park Civic Lawn. The day's festivities include family fun for all ages, including music, interactive games, face painting, costume contests, raffles, arts and crafts, bounce houses, and more.
Commissioners recently approved the City of Kissimmee’s 2016 Fiscal Year Budget of $160,341,945 with an operating millage rate of 4.6253. This is the seventh year in a row that the City’s millage rate has not been increased and this rate reflects the lowest millage rate in all of Osceola County.
The City of Kissimmee announces the Chambers Park Community Center building and Oak Street Park Community Center building will now be open for limited hours on Saturdays.
The City of Kissimmee Parks, Recreation Department is excited to partner with Uptown Pet Salon to offer the Second Annual Barktober Fest!
The City of Kissimmee held a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday, September 16, 2015 for the grand opening of the Kissimmee Trail Bridge.