Union Pacific Railroad Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-Illinois Central Railroad Company D/B/A Canadian National Railway Company, 34814 [05-11731]

Download as PDF 34814 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 114 / Wednesday, June 15, 2005 / Notices IV. Submission of Comments How Do I Prepare and Submit Comments? Your comments must be written and in English. To ensure that your comments are correctly filed in the Docket, please include the docket number of this document in your comments. Your comments must not be more than 15 pages long. (49 CFR 553.21). We established this limit to encourage you to write your primary comments in a concise fashion. However, you may attach necessary additional documents to your comments. There is no limit on the length of the attachments. Please submit two copies of your comments, including the attachments, to Docket Management at the address given above under ADDRESSES. Comments may also be submitted to the docket electronically by logging onto the Dockets Management System Web site at http://dms.dot.gov. 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When you send a comment containing information claimed to be confidential business information, you should include a cover letter setting forth the information specified in our confidential business information regulation. (49 CFR Part 512.) Will the Agency Consider Late Comments? We will consider all comments that Docket Management receives before the VerDate jul<14>2003 17:57 Jun 14, 2005 Jkt 205001 close of business on the comment closing date indicated above under DATES. To the extent possible, we will also consider comments that Docket Management receives after that date. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION How Can I Read the Comments Submitted by Other People? Union Pacific Railroad Company— Trackage Rights Exemption—Illinois Central Railroad Company D/B/A Canadian National Railway Company You may read the comments received by Docket Management at the address given above under ADDRESSES. The hours of the Docket are indicated above in the same location. You may also see the comments on the Internet. To read the comments on the Internet, take the following steps: (1) Go to the Docket Management System (DMS) Web page of the Department of Transportation (http:// dms.dot.gov/). (2) On that page, click on ‘‘search.’’ (3) On the next page (http:// dms.dot.gov/search/), type in the fourdigit docket number shown at the beginning of this document. Example: If the docket number were ‘‘NHTSA– 1998–1234,’’ you would type ‘‘1234.’’ After typing the docket number, click on ‘‘search.’’ (4) On the next page, which contains docket summary information for the docket you selected, click on the desired comments. You may download the comments. However, since the comments are imaged documents, instead of word processing documents, the downloaded comments are not word searchable. Please note that even after the comment closing date, we will continue to file relevant information in the Docket as it becomes available. Further, some people may submit late comments. Accordingly, we recommend that you periodically check the Docket for new material. Anyone is able to search the electronic form of all comments received into any of our dockets by the name of the individual submitting the comment (or signing the comment, if submitted on behalf of an association, business, labor union, etc.). You may review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 70; Pages 19477–78) or you may visit http://dms.dot.gov. Surface Transportation Board [STB Finance Docket No. 34711] Illinois Central Railroad Company d/b/a Canadian National Railway Company (CN) has agreed to grant overhead trackage rights to Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP) over CN’s line of railroad between CN’s connection with UP at CN milepost 228.9, near Kinmundy, IL, and the north end of Laclede Siding at CN milepost 214.6, near Laclede, IL, a distance of approximately 14.3 miles. The transaction is scheduled to be consummated on the June 8, 2005 effective date of the exemption. The purpose of the trackage rights is to permit UP to operate over the CN trackage to interchange with CN at an alternate location when interchange at Salem, IL, is precluded. As a condition to this exemption, any employees affected by the acquisition of 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 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. 34711 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 Robert T. Opal, Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas Street, Mail Stop 1580, Omaha, NE 68179. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at http:// www.stb.dot.gov. Issued on June 8, 2005. Jacqueline Glassman, Chief Counsel. [FR Doc. 05–11764 Filed 6–14–05; 8:45 am] Decided: June 3, 2005. By the Board, David M. Konschnik, Director, Office of Proceedings. Vernon A. Williams, Secretary. [FR Doc. 05–11731 Filed 6–14–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–59–P BILLING CODE 4915–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\15JNN1.SGM 15JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 114 (Wednesday, June 15, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Page 34814]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-11731]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

[STB Finance Docket No. 34711]


Union Pacific Railroad Company--Trackage Rights Exemption--
Illinois Central Railroad Company D/B/A Canadian National Railway 
Company

    Illinois Central Railroad Company d/b/a Canadian National Railway 
Company (CN) has agreed to grant overhead trackage rights to Union 
Pacific Railroad Company (UP) over CN's line of railroad between CN's 
connection with UP at CN milepost 228.9, near Kinmundy, IL, and the 
north end of Laclede Siding at CN milepost 214.6, near Laclede, IL, a 
distance of approximately 14.3 miles.
    The transaction is scheduled to be consummated on the June 8, 2005 
effective date of the exemption.
    The purpose of the trackage rights is to permit UP to operate over 
the CN trackage to interchange with CN at an alternate location when 
interchange at Salem, IL, is precluded.
    As a condition to this exemption, any employees affected by the 
acquisition of 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 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. 34711 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 Robert T. Opal, Union Pacific 
Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas Street, Mail Stop 1580, Omaha, NE 68179.
    Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at http:/
/www.stb.dot.gov.

    Decided: June 3, 2005.

    By the Board, David M. Konschnik, Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Vernon A. Williams,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 05-11731 Filed 6-14-05; 8:45 am]
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