Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Norfolk, VA, 19786 [E6-5492]

Download as PDF 19786 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 73 / Monday, April 17, 2006 / Notices Decided: April 7, 2006. By the Board, David M. Konschnik, Director, Office of Proceedings. Vernon A. Williams, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–5551 Filed 4–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [STB Docket No. AB–290 (Sub-No. 269X)] dsatterwhite on PROD1PC76 with NOTICES Norfolk Southern Railway Company— Discontinuance of Service Exemption—in Norfolk, VA On March 28, 2006, Norfolk Southern Railway Company (NSR) filed with the Board a petition under 49 U.S.C. 10502 for exemption from the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 10903 to discontinue service over an approximately 1.63-mile line of railroad between milepost VB–0.12 near Park Avenue and milepost VB–1.75 near Tidewater Junction in Norfolk, VA. The line traverses U.S. Postal Service Zip Codes 23502 and 23504, and serves the station of Tidewater Junction in Norfolk. The line does not contain federally granted rights-of-way. Any documentation in the possession of the railroad will be made available promptly to those requesting it. The interest of railroad employees will be protected by the conditions set forth in Oregon Short Line R. Co.Abandonment-Goshen, 360 I.C.C. 91 (1979). By issuing this notice, the Board is instituting an exemption proceeding pursuant to 49 U.S.C. 10502(b). A final decision will be issued by July 14, 2006. Any offer of financial assistance (OFA) under 49 CFR 1152.27(b)(2) will be due no later than 10 days after service of a decision granting the petition for exemption. Each OFA must be accompanied by a $1,300 filing fee. See 49 CFR 1002.2(f)(25).1 All filings in response to this notice must refer to STB Docket No. AB–290 (Sub-No. 269X) and must be sent to: (1) Surface Transportation Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423– 0001; and (2) James R. Paschall, Three Commercial Place, Norfolk, VA 23510– 2191. Replies to the petition are due on or before May 8, 2006. Persons seeking further information concerning discontinuance procedures may contact the Board’s Office of Public Services at (202) 565–1592 or refer to 1 Because this is a discontinuance proceeding and not an abandonment, trail use/rail banking and public use conditions are not appropriate. Likewise, no environmental or historic documentation is required under 49 CFR 1105.6(c) and 1105.8. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:16 Apr 14, 2006 Jkt 208001 the full abandonment or discontinuance regulations at 49 CFR part 1152. Questions concerning environmental issues may be directed to the Board’s Section of Environmental Analysis at (202) 565–1539. [Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339.] Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at ‘‘http:// www.stb.dot.gov.’’ Decided: April 7, 2006. By the Board, David M. Konschnik, Director, Office of Proceedings. Vernon A. Williams, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–5492 Filed 4–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P to the Web site: http:// www.improveirs.org. The agenda will include: Various IRS issues. Dated: April 10, 2006. John Fay, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. [FR Doc. E6–5612 Filed 4–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Open Meeting of the Area 1 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine) Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service AGENCY: SUMMARY: An open meeting of the Area 3 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted in Atlanta, GA. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. DATES: The meeting will be held Thursday, May 11, Friday, May 12, and Saturday, May 13, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sallie Chavez at 1–888–912–1227 (tollfree), or 954–423–7979 (non toll-free). 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 3 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be held Thursday, May 11, 2006, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, May 12, 2006, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, May 13, 2006, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. e.t. in the Marriot Midtown Suites, 35 14th Street, Atlanta, GA 30309. For information or to confirm attendance, notification of intent to attend the meeting must be made with Sallie Chavez. Mrs. Chavez may be reached at 1–888–912–1227 or 954–423–7979 or write Sallie Chavez, 1000 South Pine Island Rd., Suite 340, Plantation, FL 33324, or post comments SUMMARY: An open meeting of the Area 1 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted at the Cranston Public Library located at 140 Sockanosset Cross Road, Cranston, Rhode Island 02920– 5539. Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. DATES: The meeting will be held Thursday, May 11, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Audrey Y. Jenkins at 1–888–912–1227 (toll-free), or 718–488–2085 (non tollfree). An open meeting of the Area 1 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be held Thursday, May 11, 2006 from 8:30 am e.t. to 5 p.m. e.t. at the Cranston Public Library located at 140 Sockanosset Cross Road, Cranston, Rhode Island 02920–5539. Individual comments will be limited to 5 minutes. If you would like to have the TAP consider a written statement, please call 1–888–912–1227 or 718– 488–2085, or write Audrey Y. Jenkins, TAP Office, 10 MetroTech Center, 625 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. Due to limited time, notification of intent to participate in the meeting must be made with Audrey Y. Jenkins. Ms. Jenkins can be reached at 1–888–912–1227 or 718– 488–2085, or post comments to the Web site: http://www.improveirs.org. The agenda will include various IRS issues. Open Meeting of the Area 3 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas and Puerto Rico) Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice. PO 00000 Frm 00105 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: April 10, 2006. John Fay, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. [FR Doc. E6–5613 Filed 4–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P E:\FR\FM\17APN1.SGM 17APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

[STB Docket No. AB-290 (Sub-No. 269X)]


Norfolk Southern Railway Company--Discontinuance of Service 
Exemption--in Norfolk, VA

    On March 28, 2006, Norfolk Southern Railway Company (NSR) filed 
with the Board a petition under 49 U.S.C. 10502 for exemption from the 
provisions of 49 U.S.C. 10903 to discontinue service over an 
approximately 1.63-mile line of railroad between milepost VB-0.12 near 
Park Avenue and milepost VB-1.75 near Tidewater Junction in Norfolk, 
VA. The line traverses U.S. Postal Service Zip Codes 23502 and 23504, 
and serves the station of Tidewater Junction in Norfolk.
    The line does not contain federally granted rights-of-way. Any 
documentation in the possession of the railroad will be made available 
promptly to those requesting it.
    The interest of railroad employees will be protected by the 
conditions set forth in Oregon Short Line R. Co.-Abandonment-Goshen, 
360 I.C.C. 91 (1979).
    By issuing this notice, the Board is instituting an exemption 
proceeding pursuant to 49 U.S.C. 10502(b). A final decision will be 
issued by July 14, 2006.
    Any offer of financial assistance (OFA) under 49 CFR 1152.27(b)(2) 
will be due no later than 10 days after service of a decision granting 
the petition for exemption. Each OFA must be accompanied by a $1,300 
filing fee. See 49 CFR 1002.2(f)(25).\1\
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    \1\ Because this is a discontinuance proceeding and not an 
abandonment, trail use/rail banking and public use conditions are 
not appropriate. Likewise, no environmental or historic 
documentation is required under 49 CFR 1105.6(c) and 1105.8.
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    All filings in response to this notice must refer to STB Docket No. 
AB-290 (Sub-No. 269X) and must be sent to: (1) Surface Transportation 
Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423-0001; and (2) James R. 
Paschall, Three Commercial Place, Norfolk, VA 23510-2191. Replies to 
the petition are due on or before May 8, 2006.
    Persons seeking further information concerning discontinuance 
procedures may contact the Board's Office of Public Services at (202) 
565-1592 or refer to the full abandonment or discontinuance regulations 
at 49 CFR part 1152. Questions concerning environmental issues may be 
directed to the Board's Section of Environmental Analysis at (202) 565-
1539. [Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the 
Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339.]
    Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at 
``http://www.stb.dot.gov.''

    Decided: April 7, 2006.

    By the Board, David M. Konschnik, Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Vernon A. Williams,
Secretary.
 [FR Doc. E6-5492 Filed 4-14-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4915-01-P