Notice of National Grain Car Council Meeting, 53736 [2010-21812]

Download as PDF hsrobinson on DSK69SOYB1PROD with NOTICES 53736 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 169 / Wednesday, September 1, 2010 / Notices time period of less than 180 days for filing such claim, then that shorter time period still applies. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For FHWA: Mr. Pete Jilek, Area Engineer, Federal Highway Administration, 711 S. Capital Way, Suite 501, Olympia, WA 98501; telephone 360–753–9480; e-mail pete.jilek@dot.gov. The FHWA Washington Division Office’s normal business hours are 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Pacific time). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given FHWA and other Federal agencies have taken final agency actions subject to 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1) by issuing licenses, permits, and approvals for the following transportation project in the State of Washington: East Lake Sammamish Trail along the east side of Lake Sammamish from Gilman Boulevard in Issaquah, WA to Bear Creek Trail in Redmond, WA. 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[FR Doc. 2010–21804 Filed 8–31–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–RY–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [Docket No. EP 519 (Sub-No. 4)] Notice of National Grain Car Council Meeting AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT. Notice of National Grain Car Council meeting. ACTION: Notice is hereby given of a meeting of the National Grain Car Council (NGCC), pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Pub. L. No. 92–463, as amended (5 U.S.C., App. 2). DATES: The meeting will be held on Thursday, September 16, 2010, beginning at 1:00 p.m. (CDT) and is expected to conclude at 5 p.m. (CDT). ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Omaha Hilton, 1001 Cass Street, Omaha, NE 68102. Phone 402–998– 3400. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas Brugman at (202) 245–0281. [Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at: (800) 877–8339]. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NGCC arose from a proceeding instituted by the Surface Transportation Board’s predecessor agency, the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC), in National Grain Car Supply—Conference of Interested Parties, EP 519. The NGCC was formed as a working group to facilitate private-sector solutions and recommendations to the ICC (and now the Board) on matters affecting grain transportation. The general purpose of this meeting is to discuss rail carrier preparedness to transport the 2010 fall grain harvest. Agenda items include the following: Remarks by Board Chairman Daniel R. Elliott III, Vice-Chairman Francis P. Mulvey (who serves as Co-Chairman for the NGCC), and Commissioner Charles D. Nottingham; reports by rail carriers and shippers on grain-service related issues; a report by rail car manufacturers PO 00000 Frm 00107 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 and lessors on current and future availability of various grain-car types; a presentation and discussion regarding the development of Positive Train Control; discussion of export grain in intermodal containers; a presentation by the White Paper subcommittee; and an open forum on BNSF Certificates of Transportation (COTs) for Processors, weather’s effect on supply/demand of equipment, and export market impact on U.S. grain car supply. The full agenda and a copy of the White Paper are posted on the Board’s Web site at http://www.stb.dot.gov/stb/rail/ graincar_council.html. The meeting, which is open to the public, will be conducted pursuant to the NGCC’s charter and Board procedures. Further communications about this meeting may also be announced through the Board’s Web site. This action will not significantly affect either the quality of the human environment or the conservation of energy resources. Dated: August 27, 2010. Kulunie L. Cannon, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2010–21812 Filed 8–31–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration [Summary Notice No. PE–2010–38] Petition for Exemption; Summary of Petition Received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of petition for exemption received. AGENCY: This notice contains a summary of a petition seeking relief from specified requirements of 14 CFR. The purpose of this notice is to improve the public’s awareness of, and participation in, this aspect of FAA’s regulatory activities. Neither publication of this notice nor the inclusion or omission of information in the summary is intended to affect the legal status of the petition or its final disposition. 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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 169 (Wednesday, September 1, 2010)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2010-21812]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

[Docket No. EP 519 (Sub-No. 4)]


Notice of National Grain Car Council Meeting

AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT.

ACTION: Notice of National Grain Car Council meeting.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given of a meeting of the National Grain Car 
Council (NGCC), pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act, Pub. L. No. 92-463, as amended (5 U.S.C., App. 2).

DATES: The meeting will be held on Thursday, September 16, 2010, 
beginning at 1:00 p.m. (CDT) and is expected to conclude at 5 p.m. 
(CDT).

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Omaha Hilton, 1001 Cass 
Street, Omaha, NE 68102. Phone 402-998-3400.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas Brugman at (202) 245-0281. 
[Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at: (800) 877-8339].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NGCC arose from a proceeding instituted 
by the Surface Transportation Board's predecessor agency, the 
Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC), in National Grain Car Supply--
Conference of Interested Parties, EP 519. The NGCC was formed as a 
working group to facilitate private-sector solutions and 
recommendations to the ICC (and now the Board) on matters affecting 
grain transportation.
    The general purpose of this meeting is to discuss rail carrier 
preparedness to transport the 2010 fall grain harvest. Agenda items 
include the following: Remarks by Board Chairman Daniel R. Elliott III, 
Vice-Chairman Francis P. Mulvey (who serves as Co-Chairman for the 
NGCC), and Commissioner Charles D. Nottingham; reports by rail carriers 
and shippers on grain-service related issues; a report by rail car 
manufacturers and lessors on current and future availability of various 
grain-car types; a presentation and discussion regarding the 
development of Positive Train Control; discussion of export grain in 
intermodal containers; a presentation by the White Paper subcommittee; 
and an open forum on BNSF Certificates of Transportation (COTs) for 
Processors, weather's effect on supply/demand of equipment, and export 
market impact on U.S. grain car supply. The full agenda and a copy of 
the White Paper are posted on the Board's Web site at http://www.stb.dot.gov/stb/rail/graincar_council.html.
    The meeting, which is open to the public, will be conducted 
pursuant to the NGCC's charter and Board procedures. Further 
communications about this meeting may also be announced through the 
Board's Web site.
    This action will not significantly affect either the quality of the 
human environment or the conservation of energy resources.

    Dated: August 27, 2010.
Kulunie L. Cannon,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2010-21812 Filed 8-31-10; 8:45 am]
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