HGS-FCR, LLC-Acquisition Exemption-CSX Transportation, Inc., 23991-23992 [2018-11053]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 100 / Wednesday, May 23, 2018 / Notices If the notice 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 effectiveness of the exemption. Stay petitions must be filed no later than May 30, 2018 (at least seven days before the exemption becomes effective). An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. FD 36180 must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20423–0001. In addition, a copy of each pleading must be served on Karl Morell, Karl Morell & Associates, 440 1st Street NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 20001. Board decisions and notices are available on our website at WWW.STB.GOV. Decided: May 18, 2018. By the Board, Scott M. Zimmerman, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2018–11054 Filed 5–22–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD [Docket No. FD 36174] Fulton County Railway, LLC—Lease and Operation Exemption—HGS–FCR, LLC daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Fulton County Railway, LLC (FCR), a Class III rail carrier, filed a verified notice of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.41 to lease from HGS–FCR, LLC (HGS–FCR), and operate approximately 55 miles of rail lines located in Atlanta, Ga. (the Lines).1 The Lines extend: (1) From milepost ANO 855.06, V.S. 3+30, at Fulco Junction, westerly to milepost ANO 858.72, V.S. 196+31; (2) from milepost ANO 858.72, V.S. 196+31 northeasterly to milepost ANO 860.75, V.S. 304+70, at the northeast end of the line; and (3) from V.S. 196+31 = V.S. 0+00 southwesterly to V.S. 208+94 at the southwest end of the line through the Fulco Industrial Park, including the track in the Fulco Yard and the 1 By decision served April 13, 2018, the Board held this and four related exemption proceedings in abeyance pending the filing of supplemental information in HGS Railway Holdings, Inc.— Continuance in Control Exemption—HGS–FCR, LLC & HGS–ATN, LLC, Docket No. FD 36180. On April 23, 2018, HGS Railway Holdings, Inc. filed a reply and revised notice of exemption in that docket. The Board is serving and publishing in the Federal Register today notices of the exemptions in all five dockets, thus removing them from abeyance. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:33 May 22, 2018 Jkt 244001 appurtenant sidings, and industrial tracks. FCR states that in 2004 it entered into an agreement to lease the Lines from CSX Transportation, Inc. (CSXT). See Fulton Cty. Ry—Lease & Operation Exemption—CSX Transp., Inc., FD 34542 (STB served Oct. 14, 2004). It states that HGS–FCR will shortly enter into an agreement to acquire the Lines from CSXT.2 As part of that transaction, CSXT will assign the lease of the Lines by FCR to HGS–FCR. FCR certifies that its projected annual revenues as a result of this transaction will not result in the creation of a Class I or Class II rail carrier. FCR further certifies that the annual projected revenue will exceed $5 million.3 In a letter filed on March 28, 2018, supplementing its notice of exemption, FCR certifies that its lease agreement with HGS–FCR contains no provisions that may limit future interchange with a third-party connecting carrier. FCR states that it expects to consummate this transaction on or shortly after the effective date of the exemption. The earliest this transaction may be consummated is June 6, 2018, the effective date of the exemption. If the verified notice 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 effectiveness of the exemption. Petitions for stay must be filed no later than May 30, 2018 (at least seven days before the exemption becomes effective). An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. FD 36174, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20423–0001. In addition, a copy of each pleading must be served on Karl Morell, Karl Morell & Associates, 440 1st Street NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 20001. According to FCR, this action is excluded from environmental review under 49 CFR 1105.6(c). 2 On March 29, 2018, HGS–FCR filed a verified notice of exemption to acquire the Lines from CSXT in HGS–FCR, LLC—Acquisition Exemption—CSX Transportation, Inc., Docket No. FD 36176. 3 On March 19, 2018, FCR certified to the Board that on, March 16, 2018, it posted notice of the transaction at the workplace of the employees on the Lines, and on March 19, 2018, it served a copy of the notice on the national office of the potentially affected employees’ labor union as required under 49 CFR 1150.42(e). However, on March 22, 2018, FCR sought waiver of the 60-day notice requirements. Because the exemption will not become effective until June 6, 2018, FCR’s request for waiver will be dismissed as moot. PO 00000 Frm 00108 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 23991 Board decisions and notices are available on our website at WWW.STB.GOV. Decided: May 18, 2018. By the Board, Scott M. Zimmerman, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2018–11051 Filed 5–22–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD [Docket No. FD 36176] HGS–FCR, LLC—Acquisition Exemption—CSX Transportation, Inc. HGS–FCR, LLC (HGS–FCR), a noncarrier, has filed a verified notice of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.31 to acquire from CSX Transportation, Inc. (CSXT) approximately 55 miles of rail line in Atlanta, Ga. (the Lines), extending: (1) From milepost ANO 855.06, V.S. 3 + 30, at Fulco Junction, westerly to milepost ANO 858.72, V.S. 196 + 31; (2) from milepost ANO 858.72, V.S. 196 + 31 northeasterly to milepost ANO 860.75, V.S. 304 + 70, at the northeast end of the line; and (3) from V.S. 196 + 31 = V.S. 0 + 00 southwesterly to V.S. 208 + 94 at the southwest end of the line through the Fulco Industrial Park, including the track in the Fulco Yard and the appurtenant sidings, and industrial tracks.1 According to HGS–FCR, it is acquiring the Lines from CSXT for continued rail operations. HGS–FCR states that it is in the process of entering into a Purchase and Sale Agreement with CSXT. HGS–FCR also states that it will lease the Lines to Fulton County Railway, LLC, which will be the operator of the property. See Fulton Cty Ry. Verified Notice of Exemption, Mar. 22, 2018, Fulton Cty. Ry.—Lease & Operation Exemption—HGS–FCR, LLC, Docket No. FD 36174. HGS–FCR certifies that, as a result of the proposed transaction, its projected annual revenues will not result in its becoming a Class I or Class II rail carrier and will not exceed $5 million. HGS– FCR also certifies that the proposed 1 By decision served April 13, 2018, the Board held this and four related exemption proceedings in abeyance pending the filing of supplemental information in HGS Railway Holdings, Inc.— Continuance in Control Exemption—HGS–FCR, LLC & HGS–ATN, LLC, Docket No. FD 36180. On April 23, 2018, HGS Railway Holdings, Inc. filed a reply and revised notice of exemption in that docket. The Board is serving and publishing in the Federal Register today notices of the exemptions in all five dockets, thus removing them from abeyance. E:\FR\FM\23MYN1.SGM 23MYN1 23992 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 100 / Wednesday, May 23, 2018 / Notices transaction does not involve any interchange commitments. The proposed transaction may be consummated on or after June 6, 2018, the effective date of this exemption. If the verified notice 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 effectiveness of the exemption. Petitions to stay must be filed by May 30, 2018 (at least seven days before the exemption becomes effective). An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. FD 36176, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20423–0001. In addition, a copy of each pleading must be served on applicant’s representative, Karl Morell, Karl Morell & Associates, 440 1st Street NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 20001. According to HGS–FCR, this action is categorically excluded from environmental reporting under 49 CFR 1105.6(c). Board decisions and notices are available on our website at WWW.STB.GOV. Decided: May 18, 2018. By the Board, Scott M. Zimmerman, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2018–11053 Filed 5–22–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Notice of Intent To Rule on a Request To Release Surplus Property at the Greenwood County Airport, Greenwood, SC Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: Notice is being given that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is considering a request from Greenwood County to waive the requirement that 13.254 acres of surplus property located at the Greenwood County Airport be used for aeronautical purposes. Currently, the ownership of the property provides for the protection of FAR Part 77 surfaces and compatible land use which would continue to be protected with deed restrictions required in the transfer of land ownership. daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:33 May 22, 2018 Jkt 244001 Comments must be received on or before June 22, 2018. DATES: Comments on this application may be mailed or delivered to the FAA at the following address: Rob Rau, Federal Aviation Administration, Atlanta Airports District Office, 1701 Columbia Ave., Ste. 220, College Park, GA 30337. In addition, one copy of any comments submitted to the FAA must be mailed or delivered to: Toby Chappell, County Manager, Greenwood County, Park Plaza 102, 600 Monument Street, Box P–103, Greenwood, SC 29646. ADDRESSES: Rob Rau, Federal Aviation Administration, Atlanta Airports District Office, 1701 Columbia Ave., Ste. 220, College Park, GA 30337, robert.rau@faa.gov. The request to release property may be reviewed, by appointment, in person at this same location. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The FAA is reviewing a request to release 13.254 acres of surplus property at the Greenwood County Airport (GRD) under the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 47151(d). On May 2, 2018, Greenwood County requested the FAA release of 13.254 acres of surplus property for commercial/industrial development. The FAA has determined that the proposed property release at Greenwood County Airport (GRD), as submitted by Greenwood County, meets the procedural requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration and release of the property does not and will not impact future aviation needs at the airport. The FAA may approve the request, in whole or in part, no sooner than thirty days after the publication of this notice. In accordance with 49 U.S.C. 47107(c)(2)(B)(i) and (iii), the airport will receive fair market value for the property, which will be subsequently reinvested in another eligible airport improvement project for aviation facilities at the Greenwood County Airport. Any person may inspect, by appointment, the request in person at the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. In addition, any person may, upon appointment and request, inspect the application, notice and other documents determined by the FAA to be related to the application in person at the Greenwood County Airport. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00109 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Issued in Atlanta, GA, on May 16, 2018. Aimee McCormick, Acting Manager, Atlanta Airports District Office. [FR Doc. 2018–10953 Filed 5–22–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Notice of Intent To Rule on Request To Release Airport Property at Myrtle Beach International Airport, Myrtle Beach, SC Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: The FAA proposes to rule and invites public comment on the release of land at Myrtle Beach International Airport, Myrtle Beach, SC. DATES: Comments must be received on or before June 22, 2018. ADDRESSES: Comments on this application may be mailed or delivered to the FAA at the following address: Aimee McCormick, Federal Aviation Administration, Atlanta Airports District Office, 1701 Columbia Ave., Ste. 220, College Park, GA 30337. In addition, one copy of any comments submitted to the FAA must be mailed or delivered to: Kirk Lovell, Director of Air Service and Business Development, Horry County Department of Airports, 1100 Jetport Rd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Aimee McCormick, Federal Aviation Administration, Atlanta Airports District Office, 1701 Columbia Ave., Ste. 220, College Park, GA 30337, aimee.mccormick@faa.gov. The request to release property may be reviewed, by appointment, in person at this same location. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FAA invites public comment on the request to release 17.5 acres of airport property at Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) under the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 47107(h)(2). On February 2, 2018, the Horry County Department of Airports requested the FAA release of 17.5 acres of property for sale to the Veteran’s Administration (VA) for development and use of a medical facility with no overnight patient bed services.) FAA has determined that the proposed property release at Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR), as submitted by Horry County Department of Airports, meets the procedural requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration and SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\23MYN1.SGM 23MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 100 (Wednesday, May 23, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 23991-23992]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-11053]


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SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD

[Docket No. FD 36176]


HGS-FCR, LLC--Acquisition Exemption--CSX Transportation, Inc.

    HGS-FCR, LLC (HGS-FCR), a noncarrier, has filed a verified notice 
of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.31 to acquire from CSX Transportation, 
Inc. (CSXT) approximately 55 miles of rail line in Atlanta, Ga. (the 
Lines), extending: (1) From milepost ANO 855.06, V.S. 3 + 30, at Fulco 
Junction, westerly to milepost ANO 858.72, V.S. 196 + 31; (2) from 
milepost ANO 858.72, V.S. 196 + 31 northeasterly to milepost ANO 
860.75, V.S. 304 + 70, at the northeast end of the line; and (3) from 
V.S. 196 + 31 = V.S. 0 + 00 southwesterly to V.S. 208 + 94 at the 
southwest end of the line through the Fulco Industrial Park, including 
the track in the Fulco Yard and the appurtenant sidings, and industrial 
tracks.\1\
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    \1\ By decision served April 13, 2018, the Board held this and 
four related exemption proceedings in abeyance pending the filing of 
supplemental information in HGS Railway Holdings, Inc.--Continuance 
in Control Exemption--HGS-FCR, LLC & HGS-ATN, LLC, Docket No. FD 
36180. On April 23, 2018, HGS Railway Holdings, Inc. filed a reply 
and revised notice of exemption in that docket. The Board is serving 
and publishing in the Federal Register today notices of the 
exemptions in all five dockets, thus removing them from abeyance.
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    According to HGS-FCR, it is acquiring the Lines from CSXT for 
continued rail operations. HGS-FCR states that it is in the process of 
entering into a Purchase and Sale Agreement with CSXT. HGS-FCR also 
states that it will lease the Lines to Fulton County Railway, LLC, 
which will be the operator of the property. See Fulton Cty Ry. Verified 
Notice of Exemption, Mar. 22, 2018, Fulton Cty. Ry.--Lease & Operation 
Exemption--HGS-FCR, LLC, Docket No. FD 36174.
    HGS-FCR certifies that, as a result of the proposed transaction, 
its projected annual revenues will not result in its becoming a Class I 
or Class II rail carrier and will not exceed $5 million. HGS-FCR also 
certifies that the proposed

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transaction does not involve any interchange commitments.
    The proposed transaction may be consummated on or after June 6, 
2018, the effective date of this exemption. If the verified notice 
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 effectiveness of the exemption. Petitions to 
stay must be filed by May 30, 2018 (at least seven days before the 
exemption becomes effective).
    An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. 
FD 36176, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E 
Street SW, Washington, DC 20423-0001. In addition, a copy of each 
pleading must be served on applicant's representative, Karl Morell, 
Karl Morell & Associates, 440 1st Street NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 
20001.
    According to HGS-FCR, this action is categorically excluded from 
environmental reporting under 49 CFR 1105.6(c).
    Board decisions and notices are available on our website at 
WWW.STB.GOV.

    Decided: May 18, 2018.

    By the Board, Scott M. Zimmerman, Acting Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Jeffrey Herzig,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2018-11053 Filed 5-22-18; 8:45 am]
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