South Buffalo Railway Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, Inc., 8426-8427 [05-3170]

Download as PDF 8426 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 33 / Friday, February 18, 2005 / Notices Washington Avenue, Yakima, WA 98903. Air Carriers and foreign air carriers may submit copies of written comments previously provided to Yakima Air Terminal—McAllister Field, under section 158.23 of part 158. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Suzanne Lee-Pang, (425) 227–2654, Seattle Airports District Office, SEA– ADO; Federal Aviation Administration; 1601 Lind Avenue SW., Suite 250, Renton, Washington 98055–4056. The application may be reviewed in person at this same location. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FAA proposes to rule and invites public comment on the application 05–09–C– 00–YKM to impose and use, PFC revenue at Yakima Air Terminal— McAllister Field, under the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 40117 and part 158 of the Federal Aviation Regulations (14 CFR part 158). On February 10, 2005, the FAA determined that the application to impose and use the revenue from a PFC submitted by Yakima Air Terminal— McAllister Field, Yakima, Washington, was substantially complete within the requirements of section 158.25 of part 158. The FAA will approve or disapprove the application, in whole or in part, no later than May 18, 2005. The following is a brief overview of the application. Level of the proposed PFC: $3.00. Proposed charge effective date: March 1, 2005. Proposed charge expiration date: October 1, 2006. Total requested for use approval: $198,184. Brief description of proposed project: Construct West GA//Air Freight Ramp; Purchase Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) vechile; Develop Sign and Marking Plan; Develop Wildlife Management Plan; Relocate Runway Hold Position Sign on ‘‘C’’ Taxiway; Pavement Maintenance Program; Obstruction Removal Project. Class or classes of air carriers which the public agency has requested not be required to collect PFC’s: Air taxi/ commercial operators who emplane less than 1% of total boardings. Any person may inspect the application in person at the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT and at the FAA Regional Airports Office located at: Federal Aviation Administration, Northwest Mountain Region, Airports Division, ANM–600, 1601 Lind Avenue SW., Suite 315, Renton, WA 98055– 4056. In addition, any person may, upon request, inspect the application, notice VerDate jul<14>2003 15:41 Feb 17, 2005 Jkt 205001 and other documents germane to the application in person at the Yakima Air Terminal—McAllister Field. Issued in Renton, Washington on February 10, 2005. David A. Field, Manager, Planning, Programming and Capacity Branch, Northwest Mountain Region. [FR Doc. 05–3114 Filed 2–17–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [Ex Parte No. 333] Sunshine Act Meeting TIME AND DATE: 9:30 a.m., February 23, 2005. PLACE: The Board’s Hearing Room, Surface Transportation Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423. STATUS: The Board will meet to discuss among themselves the following agenda items. Although the conference is open for public observation, no public participation is permitted. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: STB Finance Docket No. 33388 (Sub-No. 91), CSX Corporation and CSX Transportation, Inc., Norfolk Southern Corporation and Norfolk Southern Railway Company—Control and Operating Leases/Agreements—Conrail Inc. and Consolidated Rail Corporation [General Oversight]. STB Finance Docket No. 34501, James Riffin d/b/a The Northern Central Railroad—Acquisition and Operation Exemption—in York County, PA. Embraced Case: STB Finance Docket No. 34552, James Riffin d/b/a The Northern Central Railroad—Petition for Declaratory Order. STB Finance Docket No. 34612, Boston and Maine Corporation and Springfield Terminal Railway Company v. New England Central Railroad, Inc. STB Finance Docket No. 34608, Ohio Valley Railroad Company—Petition to Restore Switch Connection and Other Relief. STB Finance Docket No. 34486, Ohio Valley Railroad Company—Acquisition and Operation Exemption—Harwood Properties, Inc. STB Finance Docket No. 34518, Central Illinois Railroad Company— Operation Exemption—Rail Line of the City of Peoria and the Village of Peoria Heights in Peoria and Peoria Heights, Peoria County, IL. Embraced Case: STB Finance Docket No. 34636, Pioneer Industrial Railway PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Company—Petition for Declaratory Order. STB Docket No. MC–F–21010, Atlas Van Lines, Inc., et al.—Pooling Agreement. STB Docket No. AB–512X, Sierra Pacific Industries—Abandonment Exemption-—in Amador County, CA. Embraced Case: STB Docket No. AB– 880X, SierraPine—Discontinuance Exemption—in Amador County, CA. STB Finance Docket No. 34417 (SubNo. 3), Union Pacific Railroad Company—Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption—BNSF Railway Company. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: A. Dennis Watson, Office of Congressional and Public Services, Telephone: (202) 565–1596 FIRS: 1– 800–877–8339. Dated: February 15, 2005. Vernon A. Williams, Secretary. [FR Doc. 05–3343 Filed 2–16–05; 12:45 pm] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [STB Finance Docket No. 34659] South Buffalo Railway Company— Trackage Rights Exemption—Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, Inc. Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, Inc. (BPRR), has agreed to grant overhead trackage rights to South Buffalo Railway Company (SB) over BPRR’s line of railroad on or near the Buffalo City line up to (but not including) the Control Point Draw Bridge, in the City of Buffalo, Erie County, NY,1 a total distance of approximately 2 miles.2 The transaction was scheduled to be consummated on or after the February 7, 2005 effective date of the exemption. The purpose of the trackage rights is to allow SB to continue to interchange with BPRR and other carriers accessible from the line. As a condition to this exemption, any employees affected by the trackage rights will be protected by the conditions imposed in Norfolk and Western Ry. Co.—Trackage Rights—BN, 354 I.C.C. 605 (1978), as modified in 1 In a related proceeding, Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, Inc.—Lease and Operation Exemption— South Buffalo Railway Company, STB Finance Docket No. 34563 (STB served Dec. 23, 2004), BPRR was authorized to lease from its affiliate SB and operate the subject line. In that petition, the line was described as extending between approximately milepost 0.0 and approximately milepost 2.0. 2 On February 3, 2005, SB filed a copy of the Amended and Restated Trackage Rights Agreement between SB and BPRR. E:\FR\FM\18FEN1.SGM 18FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 33 / Friday, February 18, 2005 / Notices Mendocino Coast Ry., Inc.—Lease and Operate, 360 I.C.C. 653 (1980). This notice is filed under 49 CFR 1180.2(d)(7). If it contains false or misleading information, the exemption is void ab initio. Petitions to revoke the exemption under 49 U.S.C. 10502(d) may be filed at any time. The filing of a petition to revoke will not automatically stay the transaction. An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to STB Finance Docket No. 34659, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423– 0001. In addition, a copy of each pleading must be served on RoseMichele Weinryb, Weiner Brodsky Sidman Kider PC, Fifth Floor, 1300 19th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20036– 1609. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at http:// www.stb.dot.gov. Decided: February 11, 2005. By the Board, David M. Konschnik, Director, Office of Proceedings. Vernon A. Williams, Secretary. [FR Doc. 05–3170 Filed 2–17–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Open Meeting of the Joint Committee of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Treasury. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: An open meeting of the Joint Committee of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted via teleconference. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comment, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. DATES: The meeting will be held Wednesday, March 16, 2005, at 1 p.m., Eastern Time. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Barbara Toy at 1–888–912–1227, or 414–297–1611. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988) that an open meeting of the Joint Committee of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (TAP) will be held Wednesday, March 16, 2005, at 1 p.m. Eastern time via a telephone conference call. If you would like to have the Joint Committee VerDate jul<14>2003 15:41 Feb 17, 2005 Jkt 205001 of TAP consider a written statement, please call 1–888–912–1227 or 414– 297–1611, or write Barbara Toy, TAP Office, MS–1006–MIL, 310 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203–2221, or FAX to 414–297–1623, or you can contact us at http:// www.improveirs.org. Due to limited conference lines, notification of intent to participate in the telephone conference call meeting must be made with Barbara Toy. Ms. Toy can be reached at 1–888–912–1227 or 414– 297–1611, or by FAX at 414–297–1623. The agenda will include the following: monthly committee summary report, discussion of issues brought to the joint committee, office report, and discussion of next meeting. 8427 because we are always interested in community input, we will accept public comments. Please contact Mary Ann Delzer at 1–888–912–1227 or (414) 297– 1604 for additional information. The agenda will include the following: Various IRS issues. Dated: February 14, 2005. Bernard Coston, Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. [FR Doc. 05–3218 Filed 2–17–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service BILLING CODE 4830–01–P Open Meeting of the Area 2 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Delaware, North Carolina, South Carolina, New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, W. Virginia and the District of Columbia) DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. Internal Revenue Service ACTION: Notice. Open Meeting of the Area 5 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas) SUMMARY: An open meeting of the Area 2 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted (via teleconference). The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. Dated: February 14, 2005. Bernard Coston, Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. [FR Doc. 05–3217 Filed 2–17–05; 8:45 am] AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Treasury. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: An open meeting of the Area 5 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comment, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. DATES: The meeting will be held Monday, March 14, 2005, at 2 p.m. Central Time. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary Ann Delzer at 1–888–912–1227, or (414) 297–1604. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988) that a meeting of the Area 5 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be held Monday, March 14, 2005, at 2 p.m. Central Time via a telephone conference call. You can submit written comments to the panel by faxing to (414) 297–1623, or by mail to Taxpayer Advocacy Panel, Stop1006MIL, 310 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203–2221, or you can contact us at http:// www.improveirs.org. This meeting is not required to be open to the public, but PO 00000 Frm 00091 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DATES: The meeting will be held Tuesday, March 15, 2005, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. e.t. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Inez E. De Jesus at 1–888–912–1227, or 954– 423–7977. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988) that an open meeting of the Area 2 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be held Tuesday, March 15, 2005 from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. ET via a telephone conference call. If you would like to have the TAP consider a written statement, please call 1–888–912–1227 or 954–423–7977, or write Inez E. De Jesus, TAP Office, 1000 South Pine Island Rd., Suite 340, Plantation, FL 33324. Due to limited conference lines, notification of intent to participate in the telephone conference call meeting must be made with Inez E. De Jesus. Ms. De Jesus can be reached at 1–888–912–1227 or 954– 423–7977, or post comments to the Web site: http://www.improveirs.org. The agenda will include the following: Various IRS issues. E:\FR\FM\18FEN1.SGM 18FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 33 (Friday, February 18, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 8426-8427]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-3170]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

[STB Finance Docket No. 34659]


South Buffalo Railway Company--Trackage Rights Exemption--Buffalo 
& Pittsburgh Railroad, Inc.

    Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, Inc. (BPRR), has agreed to grant 
overhead trackage rights to South Buffalo Railway Company (SB) over 
BPRR's line of railroad on or near the Buffalo City line up to (but not 
including) the Control Point Draw Bridge, in the City of Buffalo, Erie 
County, NY,\1\ a total distance of approximately 2 miles.\2\
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    \1\ In a related proceeding, Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, 
Inc.--Lease and Operation Exemption--South Buffalo Railway Company, 
STB Finance Docket No. 34563 (STB served Dec. 23, 2004), BPRR was 
authorized to lease from its affiliate SB and operate the subject 
line. In that petition, the line was described as extending between 
approximately milepost 0.0 and approximately milepost 2.0.
    \2\ On February 3, 2005, SB filed a copy of the Amended and 
Restated Trackage Rights Agreement between SB and BPRR.
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    The transaction was scheduled to be consummated on or after the 
February 7, 2005 effective date of the exemption.
    The purpose of the trackage rights is to allow SB to continue to 
interchange with BPRR and other carriers accessible from the line.
    As a condition to this exemption, any employees affected by the 
trackage rights will be protected by the conditions imposed in Norfolk 
and Western Ry. Co.--Trackage Rights--BN, 354 I.C.C. 605 (1978), as 
modified in

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Mendocino Coast Ry., Inc.--Lease and Operate, 360 I.C.C. 653 (1980).
    This notice is filed under 49 CFR 1180.2(d)(7). If it contains 
false or misleading information, the exemption is void ab initio. 
Petitions to revoke the exemption under 49 U.S.C. 10502(d) may be filed 
at any time. The filing of a petition to revoke will not automatically 
stay the transaction.
    An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to STB 
Finance Docket No. 34659, must be filed with the Surface Transportation 
Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423-0001. In addition, a 
copy of each pleading must be served on Rose-Michele Weinryb, Weiner 
Brodsky Sidman Kider PC, Fifth Floor, 1300 19th Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20036-1609.
    Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at http:/
/www.stb.dot.gov.

    Decided: February 11, 2005.
    By the Board, David M. Konschnik, Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Vernon A. Williams,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 05-3170 Filed 2-17-05; 8:45 am]
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