Notice of Application for Approval of Discontinuance or Modification of a Railroad Signal System, 71488 [2010-29474]

Download as PDF mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES 71488 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 225 / Tuesday, November 23, 2010 / Notices FRA review and oversight of the proposed changes in the same manner as pole line elimination projects. Interested parties are invited to participate in these proceedings by submitting written views, data, or comments. FRA does not anticipate scheduling a public hearing in connection with these proceedings since the facts do not appear to warrant a hearing. If any interested party desires an opportunity for oral comment, they should notify FRA, in writing, before the end of the comment period and specify the basis for their request. All communications concerning these proceedings should identify the appropriate docket number (Docket Number FRA–2010–0159) and may be submitted by any of the following methods: • Web site: https:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Fax: 202–493–2251. • Mail: Docket Operations Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., W12–140, Washington, DC 20590. • Hand Delivery: 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Communications received within 45 days of the date of this notice will be considered by FRA before final action is taken. Comments received after that date will be considered as far as practicable. All written communications concerning these proceedings are available for examination during regular business hours (9 a.m.–5 p.m.) at the above facility. All documents in the public docket are also available for inspection and copying on the Internet at the docket facility’s Web site at https://www.regulations.gov. Anyone is able to search the electronic form of any written communications and 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). Issued in Washington, DC on November 17, 2010. Michael Logue, Deputy Associate Administrator for Safety Compliance and Program Implementation. [FR Doc. 2010–29473 Filed 11–22–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–06–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:02 Nov 22, 2010 Jkt 223001 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration [Docket Number FRA–2010–0160] Notice of Application for Approval of Discontinuance or Modification of a Railroad Signal System Pursuant to Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 235 and 49 U.S.C. 20502(a), the following railroad has petitioned the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) seeking approval for the discontinuance or modification of the signal system, as detailed below. Applicant: CSX Transportation, Mr. Joseph Ivanyo, Chief Engineer, Communications and Signals, 500 Water Street, SC J–350, Jacksonville, FL 32202. The CSX Transportation, Inc. (CSXT) seeks relief from the requirements of 49 CFR Section 235.5 to expedite successful installation of the Positive Train Control (PTC) mandated by the Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008. CSXT will be updating first generation, non-microprocessor based coded track circuitry, eliminating certain searchlight signal mechanisms, relocating signals to more advantageous locations and other desired modifications not previously addressed, which may otherwise require the submission of an application. In requesting this waiver, CSXT proposes to perform minimal modifications to existing signal systems, while maintaining compliance with Part 236 in the same manner and process as provided for under 49 CFR 235.7(c)(24)(vi). Providing identification of the proposed changes to FRA’s regional office having jurisdiction in the affected area would expedite desired modification of existing signal systems in preparation for the installation of PTC, while reducing the administrative workload for both FRA and CSXT. Additionally, this relief would reduce the approval delay, while still providing FRA review and oversight of the proposed changes in the same manner as pole line elimination projects. Interested parties are invited to participate in these proceedings by submitting written views, data, or comments. FRA does not anticipate scheduling a public hearing in connection with these proceedings since the facts do not appear to warrant a hearing. If any interested party desires an opportunity for oral comment, they should notify FRA, in writing, before the end of the comment period and specify the basis for their request. All communications concerning these proceedings should identify the appropriate docket number (Docket No. PO 00000 Frm 00077 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FRA–2010–0160) and may be submitted by any of the following methods: • Web site: https:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Fax: 202–493–2251. • Mail: Docket Operations Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., W12–140, Washington, DC 20590. • Hand Delivery: 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Communications received within 45 days of the date of this notice will be considered by FRA before final action is taken. Comments received after that date will be considered as far as practicable. All written communications concerning these proceedings are available for examination during regular business hours (9 a.m.–5 p.m.) at the above facility. All documents in the public docket are also available for inspection and copying on the Internet at the docket facility’s Web site at https://www.regulations.gov. Anyone is able to search the electronic form of any written communications and 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). Issued in Washington, DC on November 17, 2010. Michael Logue, Deputy Associate Administrator for Safety Compliance and Program Implementation. [FR Doc. 2010–29474 Filed 11–22–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–06–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request November 16, 2010. The Department of the Treasury will submit the following public information collection requirements to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 on or after the date of publication of this notice. 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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 225 (Tuesday, November 23, 2010)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2010-29474]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Railroad Administration

[Docket Number FRA-2010-0160]


Notice of Application for Approval of Discontinuance or 
Modification of a Railroad Signal System

    Pursuant to Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 235 and 
49 U.S.C. 20502(a), the following railroad has petitioned the Federal 
Railroad Administration (FRA) seeking approval for the discontinuance 
or modification of the signal system, as detailed below.
    Applicant: CSX Transportation, Mr. Joseph Ivanyo, Chief Engineer, 
Communications and Signals, 500 Water Street, SC J-350, Jacksonville, 
FL 32202.
    The CSX Transportation, Inc. (CSXT) seeks relief from the 
requirements of 49 CFR Section 235.5 to expedite successful 
installation of the Positive Train Control (PTC) mandated by the Rail 
Safety Improvement Act of 2008. CSXT will be updating first generation, 
non-microprocessor based coded track circuitry, eliminating certain 
searchlight signal mechanisms, relocating signals to more advantageous 
locations and other desired modifications not previously addressed, 
which may otherwise require the submission of an application.
    In requesting this waiver, CSXT proposes to perform minimal 
modifications to existing signal systems, while maintaining compliance 
with Part 236 in the same manner and process as provided for under 49 
CFR 235.7(c)(24)(vi). Providing identification of the proposed changes 
to FRA's regional office having jurisdiction in the affected area would 
expedite desired modification of existing signal systems in preparation 
for the installation of PTC, while reducing the administrative workload 
for both FRA and CSXT. Additionally, this relief would reduce the 
approval delay, while still providing FRA review and oversight of the 
proposed changes in the same manner as pole line elimination projects.
    Interested parties are invited to participate in these proceedings 
by submitting written views, data, or comments. FRA does not anticipate 
scheduling a public hearing in connection with these proceedings since 
the facts do not appear to warrant a hearing. If any interested party 
desires an opportunity for oral comment, they should notify FRA, in 
writing, before the end of the comment period and specify the basis for 
their request.
    All communications concerning these proceedings should identify the 
appropriate docket number (Docket No. FRA-2010-0160) and may be 
submitted by any of the following methods:
     Web site: https://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online 
instructions for submitting comments.
     Fax: 202-493-2251.
     Mail: Docket Operations Facility, U.S. Department of 
Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., W12-140, Washington, DC 
20590.
     Hand Delivery: 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Room W12-140, 
Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, 
except Federal holidays.
    Communications received within 45 days of the date of this notice 
will be considered by FRA before final action is taken. Comments 
received after that date will be considered as far as practicable. All 
written communications concerning these proceedings are available for 
examination during regular business hours (9 a.m.-5 p.m.) at the above 
facility. All documents in the public docket are also available for 
inspection and copying on the Internet at the docket facility's Web 
site at https://www.regulations.gov.
    Anyone is able to search the electronic form of any written 
communications and 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).

    Issued in Washington, DC on November 17, 2010.
Michael Logue,
Deputy Associate Administrator for Safety Compliance and Program 
Implementation.
[FR Doc. 2010-29474 Filed 11-22-10; 8:45 am]
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