Union Pacific Railroad Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Dallas County, TX; Dallas, Garland & Northeastern Railroad Company-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Dallas County, TX, 49043 [E7-16881]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 165 / Monday, August 27, 2007 / Notices By the Board, Joseph H. Dettmar, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Vernon A. Williams, Secretary. [FR Doc. E7–16867 Filed 8–24–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [STB Docket No. AB–33 (Sub-No. 256X); STB Docket No. AB–585 (Sub-No. 2X)] Union Pacific Railroad Company— Abandonment Exemption—in Dallas County, TX; Dallas, Garland & Northeastern Railroad Company— Discontinuance of Service Exemption—in Dallas County, TX rmajette on PROD1PC64 with NOTICES On August 7, 2007, Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP) and Dallas, Garland & Northeastern Railroad Company (DGNO), jointly filed with the Surface Transportation Board (Board) a petition under 49 U.S.C. 10502 for exemption from the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 10903. UP seeks to abandon and DGNO seeks to discontinue service over the Trinity Industrial Lead, between milepost 0.0 near Terminal Junction and milepost 4.1 near Mockingbird Lane, a distance of 4.1 miles in Dallas County, TX. The line traverses United States Postal Service Zip Codes 75207 and 75247, and includes no stations. The line does not contain Federally granted rights-of-way. Any documentation in UP’s or DGNO’s VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:56 Aug 24, 2007 Jkt 211001 possession 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 issuance of this notice, the Board is instituting an exemption proceeding pursuant to 49 U.S.C. 10502(b). A final decision will be issued by November 23, 2007. 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 offer must be accompanied by a $1,300 filing fee. See 49 CFR 1002.2(f)(25). All interested persons should be aware that, following abandonment of rail service and salvage of the line, the line may be suitable for other public use, including interim trail use. Any request for a public use condition under 49 CFR 1152.28 or for trail use/rail banking under 49 CFR 1152.29 will be due no later than September 17, 2007. Each trail use request must be accompanied by a $200 filing fee. See 49 CFR 1002.2(f)(27). All filings in response to this notice must refer to STB Docket No. AB–33 (Sub-No. 256X) and AB–585 (Sub-No. 2X) and must be sent to: (1) Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20423–0001; and (2) Mack H. Shumate, Jr., 101 North Wacker Drive, Room 1920, Chicago, IL 60606, and Louis E. Gitomer, 600 Baltimore Ave., Suite 301, Towson, MD 21204. PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 49043 Replies to the petition are due on or before September 17, 2007. Persons seeking further information concerning abandonment procedures may contact the Board’s Office of Public Services at (202) 245–0230 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 (SEA) at (202) 245–0305. [Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339.] An environmental assessment (EA) (or environmental impact statement (EIS), if necessary), prepared by SEA will be served upon all parties of record and upon any agencies or other persons who commented during its preparation. Other interested persons may contact SEA to obtain a copy of the EA (or EIS). EAs in these abandonment proceedings normally will be made available within 60 days of the filing of the petition. The deadline for submission of comments on the EA will generally be within 30 days of its service. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at http:// www.stb.dot.gov. Decided: August 20, 2007. By the Board, Joseph H. Dettmar, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Vernon A. Williams, Secretary. [FR Doc. E7–16881 Filed 8–24–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P E:\FR\FM\27AUN1.SGM 27AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

[STB Docket No. AB-33 (Sub-No. 256X); STB Docket No. AB-585 (Sub-No. 
2X)]


Union Pacific Railroad Company--Abandonment Exemption--in Dallas 
County, TX; Dallas, Garland & Northeastern Railroad Company--
Discontinuance of Service Exemption--in Dallas County, TX

    On August 7, 2007, Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP) and Dallas, 
Garland & Northeastern Railroad Company (DGNO), jointly filed with the 
Surface Transportation Board (Board) a petition under 49 U.S.C. 10502 
for exemption from the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 10903. UP seeks to 
abandon and DGNO seeks to discontinue service over the Trinity 
Industrial Lead, between milepost 0.0 near Terminal Junction and 
milepost 4.1 near Mockingbird Lane, a distance of 4.1 miles in Dallas 
County, TX. The line traverses United States Postal Service Zip Codes 
75207 and 75247, and includes no stations.
    The line does not contain Federally granted rights-of-way. Any 
documentation in UP's or DGNO's possession 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 issuance of this notice, the Board is instituting an exemption 
proceeding pursuant to 49 U.S.C. 10502(b). A final decision will be 
issued by November 23, 2007.
    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 offer must be accompanied by a $1,300 
filing fee. See 49 CFR 1002.2(f)(25).
    All interested persons should be aware that, following abandonment 
of rail service and salvage of the line, the line may be suitable for 
other public use, including interim trail use. Any request for a public 
use condition under 49 CFR 1152.28 or for trail use/rail banking under 
49 CFR 1152.29 will be due no later than September 17, 2007. Each trail 
use request must be accompanied by a $200 filing fee. See 49 CFR 
1002.2(f)(27).
    All filings in response to this notice must refer to STB Docket No. 
AB-33 (Sub-No. 256X) and AB-585 (Sub-No. 2X) and must be sent to: (1) 
Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20423-
0001; and (2) Mack H. Shumate, Jr., 101 North Wacker Drive, Room 1920, 
Chicago, IL 60606, and Louis E. Gitomer, 600 Baltimore Ave., Suite 301, 
Towson, MD 21204. Replies to the petition are due on or before 
September 17, 2007.
    Persons seeking further information concerning abandonment 
procedures may contact the Board's Office of Public Services at (202) 
245-0230 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 (SEA) at 
(202) 245-0305. [Assistance for the hearing impaired is available 
through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-
8339.]
    An environmental assessment (EA) (or environmental impact statement 
(EIS), if necessary), prepared by SEA will be served upon all parties 
of record and upon any agencies or other persons who commented during 
its preparation. Other interested persons may contact SEA to obtain a 
copy of the EA (or EIS). EAs in these abandonment proceedings normally 
will be made available within 60 days of the filing of the petition. 
The deadline for submission of comments on the EA will generally be 
within 30 days of its service.
    Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at http:/
/www.stb.dot.gov.

    Decided: August 20, 2007.

    By the Board, Joseph H. Dettmar, Acting Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Vernon A. Williams,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. E7-16881 Filed 8-24-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4915-01-P