Surface Transportation Board March 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Akron Barberton Cluster Railway Company-Acquisition Exemption-Board of Portage County Commissioners
Document Number: 2019-06082
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
National Express LLC-Acquisition of Control-Free Enterprise System/Royal, LLC
Document Number: 2019-06057
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On February 27, 2019, National Express LLC (National Express) and Sodrel Holding Company, Inc. (Sodrel Holding) (collectively, Applicants), both noncarriers, jointly filed an application for National Express to acquire control of Free Enterprise System/Royal, LLC (Royal) from Sodrel Holding. 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.
Lehigh Valley Rail Management, LLC-Abandonment Exemption-in Cambria County, PA
Document Number: 2019-05936
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Miami-Dade County, Fla.
Document Number: 2019-05653
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway Company-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Erie County, Ohio
Document Number: 2019-05489
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee Vacancy; Correction
Document Number: 2019-05252
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board published a document in the Federal Register of March 6, 2016, giving notice of one vacancy on its Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee and soliciting suggestions from the public for candidates to fill the vacancy. The published document contained an incorrect description of the vacancy.
Port of Benton, Wash.-Adverse Discontinuance of Rail Service-Tri-City Railroad Company, LLC
Document Number: 2019-05154
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-19
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of Railroad-Shipper Transportation Advisory Council Vacancy
Document Number: 2019-05019
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board hereby gives notice of an upcoming vacancy on RSTAC for a small shipper representative. The Board seeks suggestions for candidates to fill this vacancy.
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: 2019-04819
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-15
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Railroad Cost Recovery Procedures-Productivity Adjustment
Document Number: 2019-04802
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-15
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
In a decision served on March 11, 2019, the Board proposed to adopt 1.005 (0.5% per year) as the measure of average (geometric mean) change in railroad productivity for the 2013-2017 (five-year) period. This represents an increase of 0.9% from the average for the 2012-2016 period. The Board's March 11, 2019 decision in this proceeding 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 issued postponing the effective date, this decision is effective on March 29, 2019.
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Trackage Rights Exemption-Paducah & Louisville Railway, Inc.
Document Number: 2019-04728
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-14
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Tennessee Railroad Holdings, LLC-Acquisition Exemption-Sequatchie Valley Railroad, Inc.
Document Number: 2019-04614
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Walking Horse Railroad, LLC-Change in Operators Exemption-Walking Horse and Eastern Railroad Company, Inc.
Document Number: 2019-04612
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Sequatchie Valley Switching Company, LLC-Operation Exemption-Tennessee Railroad Holdings, LLC
Document Number: 2019-04611
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Preston County, W. Va.
Document Number: 2019-04598
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Lake State Railway Company-Lease Exemption With Interchange Commitment-Line of CSX Transportation, Inc.
Document Number: 2019-04287
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee Vacancy
Document Number: 2019-03981
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) hereby gives notice of one vacancy on its Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee (RETAC) for a representative of the electric utility industry. The Board is soliciting suggestions from the public for candidates to fill the vacancy.