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St. Cloud basketball courts temporarily closed for renovations

Posted on April 14, 2014 at 2:59 pm

The city of St. Cloud Parks and Recreation staff has announced that the city basketball courts at Hopkins Park and O.P. Johnson Park will be closed close April 14-20 due to a resurfacing and restriping project. The basketball courts at the Civic Center Complex and Water Tower Park are scheduled to close April 21-27. The timeline may vary due to weather conditions and/or equipment-related issues. For more details, call 407-957-7243

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  • Osceola County Commission to meet Monday

    Posted on April 10, 2014 at 1:00 pm

    The Osceola County Board of County Commissioners’ regular meeting will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, April 14, in the board chambers.  The board chambers are located on the fourth floor of the county administration building, at 1 Courthouse Square, Suite 4100 in Kissimmee. The agenda and back-up information may also be found online at  Just click on the “Board Meetings and Agendas” link in the upper left

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  • City of Kissimmee announces update on John Young Parkway temporary lane closures

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 4:38 pm

    The contractor for the John Young Parkway Kissimmee Trail Bridge construction project, Gibbs and Register, will have temporary lane closures this week. The northbound and southbound lanes on John Young Parkway will be intermittently closed for 15 minute durations on Thursday from 4 to 5 a.m.  The contractor will be moving heavy equipment (crane and pile driving equipment) from the west side of John Young Parkway to the east side

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  • City of Kissimmee announces work on underground fiber optic installation

    Posted on April 7, 2014 at 4:16 pm

    The city of Kissimmee announces that CenturyLink will be performing underground fiber optic installation within existing manholes this week. Periodic and intermittent lane closures and work zones will affect Pleasant Street and Sproule Avenue, Broadway and Sproule Avenue, Church Street and Mabbette Street, Stewart Street at the Kissimmee Police Department driveway, Verona Street and Clyde Avenue and Clyde Avenue and Palmetto Avenue. This work will start Tuesday and may take

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  • City of Kissimmee announces employee memorial service

    Posted on April 4, 2014 at 3:26 pm

    The city of Kissimmee announces its annual employee memorial service will be Friday, April 18, at 10 a.m. in front of City Hall at 101 Church St. The city of Kissimmee, Toho Water Authority and Kissimmee Utility Authority will all contribute to this program to remember their employees that have passed and honor those that have retired.  The service centers around a permanent monument on the grounds of City Hall. 

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  • Brandon Arrington named new arts center director

    Posted on April 2, 2014 at 10:18 am

    Osceola County district 3 Commissioner Brandon Arrington began his career performing for a different crowd than what he sees at Commission meetings. Now he’s going back to serving those fans as his full-time gig. The former improvisation performer, who graduated from Auburn University with a bachelor’s of fine arts degree in theatre performance, has taken the role as The Osceola Center for the Arts’ new executive director effective immediately, taking

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  • Ford’s Drive 4 UR school event set for Saturday

    Posted on April 1, 2014 at 4:58 pm

    Kisselback Ford and St. Cloud High School are partnering together on from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday for Ford’s Drive 4 UR School event. At this important event, members of the local community can support St. Cloud High School simply by taking a test drive in any brand new Ford vehicle. For every test drive taken, Ford Motor Company and Kisselback Ford will donate $20 to St. Cloud High

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