Surface Transportation Board June 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

NC Railroad, Inc.-Lease and Operation Exemption-Rail Lines of Tennessee Railway Company
Document Number: E6-10180
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board
Document Number: E6-10112
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (STB) publishes the names of the persons selected to serve on its Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board (PRB).
Longview Switching Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: E6-10035
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: E6-9943
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board has approved the third quarter 2006 rail cost adjustment factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The third quarter 2006 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 1.192. The third quarter 2006 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.566. The third quarter 2006 RCAF-5 is 0.540.
Saginaw Bay Southern Railway Company-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-In Saginaw County, MI
Document Number: E6-9921
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Consolidated Rail Corporation-Abandonment Exemption-in Wayne County, MI
Document Number: E6-9563
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: E6-9481
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: E6-9250
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-14
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Stagecoach Group PLC & Coach USA, Inc., et al.-Control-Megabus USA LLC
Document Number: E6-9204
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Stagecoach Group PLC (Stagecoach) and its subsidiary Coach USA, Inc. (Coach), noncarriers, and various subsidiaries of each (collectively, applicants), have filed an application under 49 U.S.C. 14303 to acquire control of the newly created Megabus USA LLC (Megabus USA), which is currently owned by co-applicant Independent Bus Company, Inc. (Independent), a wholly owned subsidiary of Coach. Applicants state that currently Megabus USA does not hold federally issued authority. This application is filed on the premise that Megabus USA actually obtains the authority it seeks. Persons wishing to oppose this application must follow the rules at 49 CFR 1182.5 and 1182.8. The Board has tentatively approved the transaction, and, if no opposing comments are timely filed, this notice will be the final Board action.
BNSF Railway Company-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: E6-9203
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Under 49 U.S.C. 10502, the Board is granting a petition for exemption from the prior approval requirements of 49 U.S.C. 11323, et seq., for BNSF Railway Company, a Class I carrier, to acquire and operate approximately 25 miles of rail line of Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP), a Class I carrier, extending from UP milepost 81.1 at Union, CO, to UP milepost 56.1 at Sterling, CO.
Grupo Senda Autotransporte, S.A. de C.V. & Turimex del Norte, S.A. de C.V.-Acquisition of Control-Coach Investments LLC
Document Number: E6-8942
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Grupo Senda Autotransporte, S.A. de C.V. (Grupo Senda), and Turimex del Norte, S.A. de C.V. (TDN) (collectively, Applicants), have filed an application under 49 U.S.C. 14303 to acquire control of Coach Investments LLC (Coach), by acquiring substantially all of the outstanding stock of Coach from David Rodriguez Benitez, Jaime Protasio Rodriguez Benitez, Alberto Rodriguez Benitez, and Maria Elena Rodriguez Benitez (collectively, Rodriguez Siblings). Coach currently controls Turimex LLC (Turimex), a federally regulated motor carrier of passengers. Persons wishing to oppose this application must follow the rules at 49 CFR 1182.5 and 1182.8. The Board has tentatively approved the transaction, and, if no opposing comments are timely filed, this notice will be the final Board action.
Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in McDowell County, NC
Document Number: E6-8851
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
BNSF Railway Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-Norfolk Southern Railway Company
Document Number: E6-8849
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-07
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Kansas City Southern Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Jefferson Parish, LA
Document Number: E6-8648
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Pennsylvania Northeast Regional Railroad Authority 1
Document Number: E6-8633
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Iowa Interstate Railroad, Ltd.-Acquisition Exemption-Great Western Railway Company of Iowa, L.L.C.
Document Number: E6-8508
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-06-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board grants an exemption, under 49 U.S.C. 10502, from the prior approval requirements of 49 U.S.C. 10902 for Iowa Interstate Railroad, Ltd. (IAIS), a Class II rail carrier, to acquire by purchase a rail yard owned by Great Western Railway Company of Iowa, L.L.C., subject to employee protective conditions. The rail yard consists of approximately 55 acres and 15 tracks, and extends from milepost 0 at 18th Street to milepost 1.6, at Council Bluffs, IA.