The City of Kissimmee was recently assigned an initial public rating of ‘AA’ from Fitch and ‘AA-’ from Standard & Poor’s on capital improvement revenue bonds to be issued this year.
The City of Kissimmee will celebrate Black History Month with an art exhibit and two special events during the month of February. Artwork created by Haitian born artist Patrick Noze will be on display at Kissimmee City Hall from February 1st thru the end of the month and can be viewed Monday thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
The City of Kissimmee is hosting a “No School” Youth Field Trip to the Florida Aquarium on Friday, February 19th, as Osceola County schools are closed. The “No School” Field Trip is offered for students ages 5-14 years of age and will take place at the Oak Street Park Community Center from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Beginning Wednesday, February 3, 2016, Mabbette Street from Emory Avenue to John Young Parkway will be closed to through traffic as part of the Florida Department of Transportation John Young Parkway (State Road 600) Road Widening Project.
The City of Kissimmee is currently hiring all summer positions for the Parks & Recreation Department including Camp Directors, Assistant Directors, Counselors and Lifeguards.
The City of Kissimmee will close all City offices on Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. All Public Works Sanitation collections throughout the City will maintain their regular schedules.
The City of Kissimmee is seeking women’s and men’s softball teams or individual players for the 2016 Adult Open Softball program, which will be held at the Fortune Road Athletic Complex beginning this month.
The City of Kissimmee will host the 2016 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade and Unity Celebration on Saturday, January 16, 2016. The parade will begin at 10:00 a.m. in downtown Kissimmee and can be viewed on Broadway.
The City of Kissimmee Parks and Recreation department will be offering a “No School” Youth Field Trip on Friday, January 15, 2016 from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., as school is out of session in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. The City will be taking students on a field trip to the Kennedy Space Center.
The City of Kissimmee announces that local agency and community partner Community Vision has received the prestigious Audrey Nelson Community Development Achievement Award for its Project OPEN (Osceola Poverty Elimination Network) project.
The City of Kissimmee announces programs offered for children, adults and seniors starting this month thru April. Detailed class information, including class descriptions, dates, fees and registration can be found online at www.kissimmeeparks.org.
The City of Kissimmee announces the 2016 series of Kissimmee Night Out, a monthly program aimed at bringing a wide variety of arts, culture and trending entertainment to Downtown Kissimmee. The first edition of the 2016 series will be BIN-GLO, held on Saturday, January 9.
The City of Kissimmee celebrated its annual Festival of Lights Parade on Saturday, December 12, 2015. The 58-entry procession led Santa and Mrs. Claus aboard their sleigh as they travelled through the historic streets of Downtown Kissimmee and concluded with a special Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Monument of States.
The City of Kissimmee will close all City offices beginning on Thursday, December 24 and will remain closed thru Sunday, December 27, in observance of the Christmas Holiday. The City will re-open offices and resume regular business on Monday, December 28 at 8:00 a.m.
The City of Kissimmee Parks & Recreation Department announces the celebration of the upcoming holiday season with special events planned at each of the City of Kissimmee Community Centers.
The City of Kissimmee Parks and Recreation Department is offering Holiday Camp from Monday, December 21 to Thursday, December 31 for students ages five thru 13. Campers will meet at the Berlinsky Community House located at 300 East Monument Avenue at the Kissimmee Lakefront Park for seven days of fun activities and field trips.
City of Kissimmee Commissioner Jose Alvarez has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2016 Transportation Infrastructure & Services committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving transportation, including planning, funding, safety and security of public transit, streets and highways, aviation, railroads and ports.
As part of the monthly Kissimmee Night Out series, the City of Kissimmee will host a creative painting event on Saturday, December 19th from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at the Berlinsky Community House. The City of Kissimmee has partnered with The Palette Mixer to bring this event to downtown Kissimmee.
The City of Kissimmee will host a tree lighting ceremony on Tuesday, December 1 outside of City Hall. The ceremony will take place at 5:15 p.m. and will feature carolers and light refreshments provided by the City’s General Employee Organization.
The City of Kissimmee will host a public meeting regarding the Oak Street Widening Project on Wednesday, December 9th, 2015 at Kissimmee City Hall, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Commission Chambers.