Gateway Industrial Railroad, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Avatar Corporation, 66833 [2018-28045]

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[FR Doc. 2018–27946 Filed 12–26–18; 8:45 am] khammond on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4710–05–P SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD Decided: December 20, 2018. [Docket No. FD 36260] Gateway Industrial Railroad, LLC— Acquisition and Operation Exemption—Avatar Corporation Gateway Industrial Railway, LLC (GIRR), a noncarrier, has filed a verified VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:14 Dec 26, 2018 notice of exemption 1 under 49 CFR 1150.31 to acquire and operate by agreement with Avatar Corporation approximately 2,400 feet (0.46 mile) of existing railroad right-of-way and trackage and transloading facilities in University Park, Ill. (the trackage). According to GIRR, there are no mileposts associated with the trackage. GIRR states that the trackage is used to interchange with Canadian National Railroad. GIRR further states that Avatar Corporation ships outbound shipments via truck and rail, and that it is anticipated that GIRR will service nearby companies. GIRR asserts that, because the trackage in question will constitute its entire line of railroad, this trackage is a line of railroad under 49 U.S.C. 10901, rather than spur, switching, or side tracks under 49 U.S.C. 10906.2 GIRR certifies that its projected annual revenues as a result of this transaction will not exceed those that would qualify it as a Class III rail carrier and will not exceed $5 million. GIRR states that the transaction is scheduled to be consummated on or before December 14, 2018. However, the earliest this transaction may be consummated is January 10, 2019, the effective date of the exemption (30 days after the verified notice was filed). 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 January 3, 2019 (at least seven days before the exemption becomes effective). An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. 36260, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20423–0001. In addition, one copy of each pleading must be served on David C. Dillon, Dillon & Nash, Ltd., 3100 Dundee Road, Suite 508, Northbrook, IL 60062. According to GIRR, this action is categorically excluded from environmental review under 49 CFR 1105.6(c) and from historic reporting requirements under 49 CFR 1105.8(b). Board decisions and notices are available at www.stb.gov. Jkt 247001 1 GIRR supplemented its verified notice of exemption on December 18, 2018. 2 See Effingham R.R.—Pet. for Declaratory Order—Constr. at Effingham, Ill., NOR 41986 et al. (STB served Sept. 18, 1998), aff’d sub nom. United Transp. Union-Ill. Legislative Bd. v. STB, 183 F.3d 606 (7th Cir. 1999). PO 00000 Frm 00163 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 66833 By the Board, Allison C. Davis, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Kenyatta Clay, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2018–28045 Filed 12–26–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P SUSQUEHANNA RIVER BASIN COMMISSION Actions Taken at December 6, 2018, Meeting Susquehanna River Basin Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: As part of its regular business meeting held on December 6, 2018, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the Commission approved or tabled the applications of certain water resources projects, and took additional actions, as set forth in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION below. DATES: December 6, 2018. ADDRESSES: Susquehanna River Basin Commission, 4423 N. Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110–1788. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ava Stoops, Administrative Specialist, telephone: 717–238–0423; fax: 717– 238–2436; srbc@srbc.net. Regular mail inquiries may be sent to the above address. See also Commission website at www.srbc.net. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In addition to the actions taken on projects identified in the summary above and the listings below, the following items were also presented or acted upon at the business meeting: (1) Adopting the independent financial audit report for fiscal year 2018; (2) approval of several grant agreements; (3) adoption of a resolution urging President Trump and the United States Congress to provide full funding for the national Groundwater and Streamflow Information Program, thereby supporting the Susquehanna Flood Forecast & Warning System; (4) adopting a resolution approving a consumptive use mitigation project located in Lancaster County, Pa. and approving the signing of a water supply agreement with the Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority; (5) adopting a resolution deferring updates to the Comprehensive Plan for the Water Resources of the Susquehanna River Basin until 2021; (6) approving a request for waiver of 18 CFR 806.31, and (7) approving a settlement with EQT Production Company for $120,000. 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SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD

[Docket No. FD 36260]


Gateway Industrial Railroad, LLC--Acquisition and Operation 
Exemption--Avatar Corporation

    Gateway Industrial Railway, LLC (GIRR), a noncarrier, has filed a 
verified notice of exemption \1\ under 49 CFR 1150.31 to acquire and 
operate by agreement with Avatar Corporation approximately 2,400 feet 
(0.46 mile) of existing railroad right-of-way and trackage and 
transloading facilities in University Park, Ill. (the trackage).
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    \1\ GIRR supplemented its verified notice of exemption on 
December 18, 2018.
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    According to GIRR, there are no mileposts associated with the 
trackage. GIRR states that the trackage is used to interchange with 
Canadian National Railroad. GIRR further states that Avatar Corporation 
ships outbound shipments via truck and rail, and that it is anticipated 
that GIRR will service nearby companies.
    GIRR asserts that, because the trackage in question will constitute 
its entire line of railroad, this trackage is a line of railroad under 
49 U.S.C. 10901, rather than spur, switching, or side tracks under 49 
U.S.C. 10906.\2\
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    \2\ See Effingham R.R.--Pet. for Declaratory Order--Constr. at 
Effingham, Ill., NOR 41986 et al. (STB served Sept. 18, 1998), aff'd 
sub nom. United Transp. Union-Ill. Legislative Bd. v. STB, 183 F.3d 
606 (7th Cir. 1999).
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    GIRR certifies that its projected annual revenues as a result of 
this transaction will not exceed those that would qualify it as a Class 
III rail carrier and will not exceed $5 million.
    GIRR states that the transaction is scheduled to be consummated on 
or before December 14, 2018. However, the earliest this transaction may 
be consummated is January 10, 2019, the effective date of the exemption 
(30 days after the verified notice was filed).
    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 January 3, 
2019 (at least seven days before the exemption becomes effective).
    An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. 
36260, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E 
Street SW, Washington, DC 20423-0001. In addition, one copy of each 
pleading must be served on David C. Dillon, Dillon & Nash, Ltd., 3100 
Dundee Road, Suite 508, Northbrook, IL 60062.
    According to GIRR, this action is categorically excluded from 
environmental review under 49 CFR 1105.6(c) and from historic reporting 
requirements under 49 CFR 1105.8(b).
    Board decisions and notices are available at www.stb.gov.

    Decided: December 20, 2018.

    By the Board, Allison C. Davis, Acting Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Kenyatta Clay,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2018-28045 Filed 12-26-18; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4915-01-P