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Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-04389
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Railroad Cost Recovery Procedures-Productivity Adjustment
Document Number: 2021-03805
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
In a decision served on February 19, 2021, the Board proposed to adopt 1.008 (0.8% per year) as the measure of average (geometric mean) change in railroad productivity for the 2015-2019 (five-year) period. The Board's February 19, 2021 decision stated that comments may be filed addressing any perceived data and computational errors in the Board's calculation. The decision also stated that, unless a further order is used postponing the effective date, the decision will take effect on March 11, 2021.
BNSF Railway Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: 2021-03670
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-03615
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-North Coast Railroad Authority
Document Number: 2021-03377
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
East Chicago Rail Terminal, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Rail Line of Chrome, LLC at East Chicago, Ind.
Document Number: 2021-02846
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
RYAL, LLC-Modified Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity
Document Number: 2021-02766
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Railroad Cost of Capital-2020
Document Number: 2021-02754
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board is instituting a proceeding to determine the railroad industry's cost of capital for 2020. The decision solicits comments on the following issues: The railroads' 2020 current cost of debt capital; the railroads' 2020 current cost of preferred equity capital (if any); the railroads' 2020 cost of common equity capital; and the 2020 capital structure mix of the railroad industry on a market value basis.
Petition for Rulemaking-Railroad Consolidation Procedures-Exemption for Emergency Temporary Trackage Rights
Document Number: 2021-02452
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-02-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board institutes a rulemaking proceeding to consider a proposal by the Association of American Railroads to establish a new emergency temporary trackage rights class exemption.
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-02352
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-04
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Paul Didelius-Continuance in Control Exemption-RYAL, LLC
Document Number: 2021-01891
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-01533
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: 2021-01355
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Civil Monetary Penalties-2021 Adjustment
Document Number: 2021-00755
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-01-14
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) is issuing a final rule to implement the annual inflationary adjustment to its civil monetary penalties, pursuant to the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015.
Notice of Railroad-Shipper Transportation Advisory Council Vacancies; Solicitation of Nominations
Document Number: 2021-00550
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board hereby gives notice of vacancies on RSTAC for two small railroad representatives. The Board seeks suggestions for candidates to fill these vacancies.
BNSF Railway Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: 2021-00478
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-00433
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Strasburg Rail Road Company-Continuance in Control Exemption-SRC Railway LLC
Document Number: 2020-29257
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
SRC Railway LLC-Lease and Operation Exemption-Strasburg Rail Road Company
Document Number: 2020-29256
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Joint Petition For Rulemaking-Annual Revenue Adequacy Determinations
Document Number: 2020-28864
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-12-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board or STB) opens a rulemaking proceeding to consider a petition by several Class I railroads to change the Board's procedures for annually determining whether Class I rail carriers are revenue adequate. The Board seeks public comment on the petition and several specific related issues.
The New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway Corporation-Abandonment Exemption-in Bergen County, N.J.
Document Number: 2020-28845
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Filing Fee Waiver Requests
Document Number: 2020-28408
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-12-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board or STB) clarifies and updates its rules regarding requests to waive or reduce certain filing fees.
Wisconsin & Southern Railroad, L.L.C.-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Soo Line Railroad Company
Document Number: 2020-28395
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Watco Holdings, Inc.-Continuance in Control Exemption-Dutchtown Southern Railroad, L.L.C.
Document Number: 2020-28275
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Dutchtown Southern Railroad, L.L.C.-Lease and Operation Exemption-Illinois Central Railroad Company
Document Number: 2020-28274
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: 2020-27968
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board has approved the first quarter 2021 Rail Cost Adjustment Factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The first quarter 2021 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 1.040. The first quarter 2021 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.434. The first quarter 2021 RCAF-5 is 0.410.
Cattaraugus Local Development Corp.-Abandonment Exemption-in Cattaraugus County, N.Y.
Document Number: 2020-27718
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Roster of Arbitrators-Annual Update
Document Number: 2020-26935
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Canadian Pacific Railway Company-Control Exemption-Detroit River Tunnel Company
Document Number: 2020-26811
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-07
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Joint Petition for Rulemaking To Establish a Voluntary Arbitration Program for Small Rate Disputes
Document Number: 2020-26506
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-12-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board institutes a rulemaking proceeding to consider a proposal to establish a new, voluntary arbitration program intended to help resolve small rate disputes.
Review of Commodity, Boxcar, and TOFC/COFC Exemptions
Document Number: 2020-26420
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-12-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Granted a request for a technical conference.
West Virginia State Rail Authority-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-The Elk River Railroad, Inc.
Document Number: 2020-26574
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-02
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Great Basin and Northern Railroad-Change in Operators Exemption-City of Ely and Nevada Northern Railway Foundation
Document Number: 2020-26201
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Pike County, Ky.
Document Number: 2020-26075
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Elk River Railroad, Inc.-Merger Exemption-The Buffalo Creek Railroad Company
Document Number: 2020-25016
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Alabama Railroad, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Line of Alabama Railroad Co., Inc.
Document Number: 2020-24734
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
DFW & Southern Railway Company-Operation Exemption-Rail Line at MidTexas International Center
Document Number: 2020-24733
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
R. J. Corman Railroad Company/Owego & Harford Line, Inc.-Modified Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity
Document Number: 2020-24663
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
30-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Approval for Information Collections: Joint Notice of Intent To Arbitrate and Notice of Availability for Arbitrator Roster
Document Number: 2020-24604
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) gives notice of its intent to seek approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for the existing collections without OMB control numbers of the Joint Notice of Intent to Arbitrate and Notice of Availability for Arbitrator Roster, as described separately below. The Board previously published a notice about these collections in the Federal Register. That notice allowed for a 60-day public review and comment period. No comments were received.