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BNSF Railway Company-Lease Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: 2018-22463
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-16
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Indiana Rail Road Company and CSX Transportation Inc.-Joint Relocation Project Exemption-Terre Haute, Ind.
Document Number: 2018-22246
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Washington Eastern Railroad, LLC-Change in Operators Exemption-Eastern Washington Gateway Railroad Company
Document Number: 2018-22173
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
David L. Durbano-Continuance in Control Exemption-Washington Eastern Railroad, LLC
Document Number: 2018-22171
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in the City of Detroit, Mich.
Document Number: 2018-21999
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
National Association of Reversionary Property Owners-Petition for Rulemaking; Limiting Extensions of Trail Use Negotiating Periods
Document Number: 2018-21760
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2018-10-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) grants in part a petition by the National Association of Reversionary Property Owners (NARPO) and opens a proceeding in Docket No. EP 749 (Sub-No. 1) to consider revising regulations related to the National Trails System Act. The Board proposes to modify its regulations to limit the number of 180-day extensions of a trail use negotiating period to a maximum of six extensions, absent extraordinary circumstances.
Minnesota Northern Railroad, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Norman and Polk Counties, MN
Document Number: 2018-21545
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board (PRB) and Executive Resources Board (ERB) Membership
Document Number: 2018-21250
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
This Federal Register notice serves to inform the public of the current membership of the PRB and ERB, which is as follows:
San Pedro Valley Railroad, LLC-Operation Exemption-San Pedro Valley Holdings, LLC in Cochise County, Ariz.
Document Number: 2018-21181
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
National Express LLC-Acquisition of Control-Wise Coaches, Inc.
Document Number: 2018-21142
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On August 31, 2018, National Express LLC (National Express) and Alan Wise (collectively, Applicants), noncarriers, jointly filed an application under 49 U.S.C. 14303 for National Express to acquire control of Wise Coaches, Inc. d/b/a Wise Coach of Nashville (Wise). The Board is tentatively approving and authorizing the transaction, and, if no opposing comments are timely filed, this notice will be the final Board action. Persons wishing to oppose the application must follow the rules at 49 CFR 1182.5 & 1182.8.
30-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Extension of Approval of Collections: Rail Carrier Financial Reports
Document Number: 2018-21138
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Surface Transportation Board (Board) gives notice of its intent to request from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval without change of the six existing collections described below. The Board previously published a notice about this collection in the Federal Register (July 11, 2018). That notice allowed for a 60-day public review and comment period. No comments were received.
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: 2018-20591
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-21
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board has approved the fourth quarter 2018 Rail Cost Adjustment Factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The fourth quarter 2018 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 1.079. The fourth quarter 2018 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.457. The fourth quarter 2018 RCAF-5 is 0.427.
All Aboard America! Holdings, Inc.-Acquisition of Control-Lux Bus America Co.
Document Number: 2018-20550
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-21
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On August 14, 2018, All Aboard America! Holdings, Inc. (AAAHI), a noncarrier, filed an application under 49 U.S.C. 14303 for AAAHI to acquire a 100% equity interest in Lux Bus America Co. (Lux Bus), an interstate motor carrier of passengers. On August 23, 2018, AAAHI filed a supplement to its application. The Board is tentatively approving and authorizing the transaction, and, if no opposing comments are timely filed, this notice will be the final Board action. Persons wishing to oppose the application must follow the rules at 49 CFR 1182.5 and 1182.8.
Seminole Gulf Railway, L.P.-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-CSX Transportation, Inc.
Document Number: 2018-20528
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-21
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of Railroad-Shipper Transportation Advisory Council Vacancy
Document Number: 2018-20392
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-19
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board hereby gives notice of a vacancy on RSTAC for a small shipper representative. The Board seeks suggestions for candidates to fill this vacancy.
West Memphis Base Railroad L.L.C.-Lease, Operation, and Future Purchase Exemption-City of West Memphis, Ark.
Document Number: 2018-19944
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee Meeting
Document Number: 2018-19665
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee (RETAC), pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA).
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2018-19521
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
30-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Reinstatement Without Change: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery
Document Number: 2018-19510
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) gives notice that it is requesting from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a reinstatement without change of Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery. This collection was developed to streamline the process for seeking feedback from the public on the Board's service delivery. The Board previously published a notice about this collection in the Federal Register (Apr. 26, 2018). That notice allowed for a 60-day public review and comment period. No comments were received.
Chicago Terminal Railroad-Abandonment Exemption-in Chicago, Illinois
Document Number: 2018-19223
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Rock & Rail, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Rail Lines of Martin Marietta Materials, Inc.
Document Number: 2018-19200
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Progressive Rail Incorporated-Continuance in Control Exemption-Clackamas Valley Railway, LLC
Document Number: 2018-19020
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Great Lakes Terminal Railroad, LLC-Lease and Operation Exemption-Rail Line of Great Lakes Reloading, LLC
Document Number: 2018-18859
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-30
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2018-18841
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-30
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Payment, Filing, and Service Procedures
Document Number: 2018-18342
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2018-08-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) proposes to modify its rules pertaining to certain payment, filing, and service procedures. Many of these rules are outdated and do not reflect current technology. As explained in this notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM), the Board proposes updating its regulations relating to methods of payment, filing procedures, electronic service of Board decisions, and fees for copying, printing, and related services. The proposed updates are intended to promote increased use of electronic filing and payment systems and result in cost savings to both the Board and the public, while enhancing the accessibility of information relating to proceedings and functions of the Board.
Watco Holdings, Inc.-Continuance in Control Exemption-Decatur & Eastern Illinois Railroad, L.L.C.
Document Number: 2018-18125
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Trackage Rights Amendment Exemption-Illinois Central Railroad Company
Document Number: 2018-18328
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of National Grain Car Council Meeting
Document Number: 2018-17779
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice is hereby given of a meeting of the National Grain Car Council (NGCC), pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act.
Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Washington County, Pa.
Document Number: 2018-17570
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-15
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Foxville and Northern Railroad Company LLC-Lease and Operation Exemption-Badin Business Park, LLC
Document Number: 2018-17067
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Regulations Governing Fees for Services Performed in Connection With Licensing and Related Services-2018 Update
Document Number: 2018-16742
Type: Rule
Date: 2018-08-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board updates for 2018 the fees that the public must pay to file certain cases and pleadings with the Board.
Railroad Revenue Adequacy-2017 Determination; Railroad Cost of Capital-2017; Uniform Railroad Costing System-2017 Calculations
Document Number: 2018-16624
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-02
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board is seeking comment on whether to make adjustments to its 2017 annual cost of capital determination, revenue adequacy determination, and Uniform Railroad Costing System calculations, to account for a one-time revaluation of rail carriers' deferred tax liabilities due to the reduction of the federal corporate income tax rate in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act enacted in December 2017.
St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Company, LLC-Change in Operators Exemption-Santa Cruz and Monterey Bay Railway Company
Document Number: 2018-16478
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Progressive Rail Incorporated-Continuance in Control Exemption-St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Company, LLC
Document Number: 2018-16477
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee Vacancies
Document Number: 2018-15604
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) hereby gives notice of two vacancies on its Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee (RETAC) for representatives of the electric utility industry, one of which must be filled by a representative of a state- or municipally- owned utility. The Board is soliciting suggestions from the public for candidates to fill these vacancies.
Atlantic and Western Railway, Limited Partnership-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-CSX Transportation, Inc.
Document Number: 2018-15361
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-19
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Buckingham Branch Railroad Company-Change in Operators Exemption-Cassatt Management, LLC d/b/a Bay Coast Railroad
Document Number: 2018-15331
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
60-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Extension of Approval of Collections: Rail Carrier Financial Reports
Document Number: 2018-14810
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Surface Transportation Board (Board) gives notice of its intent to request from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval without change of the six existing collections described below.
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2018-14278
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Fulton County, Ga.
Document Number: 2018-13791
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
30-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Extension of Approval and Merger of Collections: Statutory Authority To Preserve Rail Service
Document Number: 2018-13698
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) gives notice that it is requesting from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) an extension of approval for the information collections required under section 8(d) of the National Trails System Act (Trails Act). The Board is also seeking approval to merge into this collection (OMB Control Number: 2140-0022) the collection of information about notifications of Trails Act agreement and substitute sponsorship (OMB Control Number: 2140- 0017). The Board previously published a notice about this collection in the Federal Register (Apr. 18, 2018). That notice allowed for a 60-day public review and comment period. No comments were received.
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: 2018-13350
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-21
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board approves the third quarter 2018 Rail Cost Adjustment Factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The third quarter 2018 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 1.061. The third quarter 2018 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.449. The third quarter 2018 RCAF-5 is 0.419.