Surface Transportation Board March 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

BNSF Railway Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-The Kansas City Southern Railway Company
Document Number: 05-6130
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Keokuk Junction Railway Co.-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: 05-6025
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company 1
Document Number: 05-5811
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board, under 49 U.S.C. 10502, revokes the class exemption as it pertains to the modified trackage rights described in STB Finance Docket No. 34554 (Sub-No. 2) \2\ to permit the trackage rights to expire on or about December 31, 2005, in accordance with the agreement of the parties,\3\ subject to the employee protective conditions set forth in Oregon Short Line R. Co.AbandonmentGoshen, 360 I.C.C. 91 (1979).
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Salt Lake County, UT
Document Number: 05-5773
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: 05-5740
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board has approved the second quarter 2005 rail cost adjustment factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The second quarter 2005 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 1.149. The second quarter 2005 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.563. The second quarter 2005 RCAF-5 is 0.537.
Mount Vernon Terminal Railway Company L.L.C.-Abandonment Exemption-in Skagit County, WA
Document Number: 05-5598
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Rail Rate Challenges Under the Stand-Alone Cost Methodology
Document Number: 05-5515
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) will hold a public hearing beginning at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 26, 2005, at its offices in Washington, DC, to provide interested persons an opportunity to express their views on the subject of rail rate challenges under the stand-alone cost (SAC) methodology. Persons wishing to speak at the hearing should notify the Board in writing. This notice reschedules a public hearing originally planned for March 24, 2005, as described in a notice published on February 23, 2005 (70 FR 8874).
Tennessee Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Scott County, TN
Document Number: 05-5215
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
BNSF Railway Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: 05-5210
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Watco Companies, Inc.-Continuance in Control Exemption-Appalachian & Ohio Railroad, Inc.
Document Number: 05-4834
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Appalachian & Ohio Railroad, Inc.-Lease and Operation Exemption-CSX Transportation, Inc.
Document Number: 05-4833
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
R.J. Corman Railroad Property, LLC-Lease Exemption-Line of CSX Transportation, Inc.
Document Number: 05-4573
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Georgia & Florida RailNet, Inc.-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Georgia Department of Transportation
Document Number: 05-4416
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Rocky Mount and Western Railroad Co., Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Nash County, NC
Document Number: 05-4418
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
BNSF Railway Company-Acquisition and Operation-State of South Dakota
Document Number: 05-4417
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) \1\ has filed an application under 49 U.S.C. 10901 for authority to acquire and operate approximately 368 miles of railroad lines (referred to as the ``Core Lines'') that are owned by the State of South Dakota (the State).\2\ The Core Lines, which are described in a July 10, 1986 Operating Agreement between Burlington Northern Railroad Company (BN, a BNSF predecessor) and the State, extend principally: between milepost (MP) 777.0 near Aberdeen, SD, and MP 650.6 near Mitchell, SD; between MP 518.9 near Sioux City, IA, and MP 649.7 near Mitchell, SD; between MP 293.1 near Canton, SD, and MP 650.6 near Mitchell, SD; \3\ between MPs 74.1 and 68.8 in Sioux Falls, SD; between MP 68.8 near Sioux Falls, SD, and MP 49.4 near Canton, SD; and between MPs 511.9 and 518.9 in Sioux City, IA.
Portland & Western Railroad, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Washington County, OR
Document Number: 05-4107
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-04
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Cerro Gordo County, IA
Document Number: 05-4102
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Georgia Central Railway, L.P.-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Rail line of CSX Transportation, Inc.
Document Number: 05-4101
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Columbia Basin Railroad Company, Inc.-Lease and Operation Exemption-Clark County, WA
Document Number: 05-4100
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
San Diego & Imperial Valley Railroad Company, Inc.-Lease and Operation Exemption-BNSF Railway Company 1
Document Number: 05-3985
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-02
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Keokuk Junction Railway Co.-Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: 05-3885
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company 1
Document Number: 05-3884
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-03-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board, under 49 U.S.C. 10502, revokes the class exemption as it pertains to the modified trackage rights described in STB Finance Docket No. 34417 (Sub-No. 2) \2\ to permit the trackage rights to expire on or about May 16, 2005, in accordance with the agreement of the parties,\3\ subject to the employee protective conditions set forth in Oregon Short Line R. Co.AbandonmentGoshen, 360 I.C.C. 91 (1979).