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Canadian National Railway Company and Grand Trunk Corporation-Control-Iowa Northern Railway Company
Document Number: 2024-04271
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-02-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) is accepting for consideration an application (Application) filed on January 30, 2024, by Canadian National Railway Company (CNR) and Grand Trunk Corporation (GTC), together with the Iowa Northern Railway Company (Iowa Northern or IANR) (collectively, Applicants). The Application seeks Board approval for CNR and GTC to acquire control of Iowa Northern, a Class III rail carrier that operates a total of approximately 218 route miles in the state of Iowa. This proposal is referred to as the ``Proposed Transaction.'' The Board is also accepting for consideration two related filings. Those filings are verified notices of exemption seeking Board approval of transactions involving mutual trackage rights between Iowa Northern and the Chicago, Central & Pacific Railroad Company (CCP), an indirect rail carrier subsidiary of GTC (Related Transactions).
Wilmington Terminal Railroad, Limited Partnership-Operation Exemption-North Carolina State Ports Authority
Document Number: 2024-03673
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-02-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Railroad Cost of Capital-2023
Document Number: 2024-03374
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-02-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board is instituting a proceeding to determine the railroad industry's cost of capital for 2023. The decision solicits comments on the following issues: the railroads' 2023 current cost of debt capital, the railroads' 2023 current cost of preferred equity capital (if any), the railroads' 2023 cost of common equity capital, and the 2023 capital structure mix of the railroad industry on a market value basis.
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Operation Exemption-in Tooele County, Utah
Document Number: 2024-03305
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-02-16
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-Omaha Public Power District
Document Number: 2024-03117
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-02-15
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Semiannual Regulatory Agenda
Document Number: 2024-00470
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2024-02-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Chairman of the Surface Transportation Board is publishing the Regulatory Flexibility Agenda for fall 2023.
Application of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation Under 49 U.S.C. 24308(e)-CSX Transportation, Inc., and Norfolk Southern Railway Company
Document Number: 2024-02750
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-02-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board will hold a hearing involving the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak), CSX Transportation, Inc. (CSXT), Norfolk Southern Railway Company (NSR), the Alabama State Port Authority and its rail carrier division, the Terminal Railway Alabama State Docks (collectively, the ``Port''; and with Amtrak, CSXT, and NSR, the ``Parties''), and the City of Mobile, Ala. (Mobile), if Mobile chooses to participate. The hearing will take place on February 14, 2024, at 11 a.m. EST in the hearing room of the Board's headquarters. The hearing will also be available for public viewing on YouTube.
Notice of Railroad-Shipper Transportation Advisory Council Vacancy
Document Number: 2024-02368
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-02-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board hereby gives notice of a vacancy on RSTAC for a large railroad representative. The Board seeks nominations for candidates to fill this vacancy.
Railroad Cost Recovery Procedures-Productivity Adjustment
Document Number: 2024-01303
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-01-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
In a decision served on January 19, 2024, the Board proposed to adopt 1.011 (1.1% per year) as the measure of average (geometric mean) change in railroad productivity for the 2018-2022 (five-year) period. The Board's January 19, 2024 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 issued postponing the effective date, the decision will take effect on March 1, 2024.
Revisions to Regulations for Expedited Relief for Service Emergencies
Document Number: 2024-01365
Type: Rule
Date: 2024-01-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) adopts a final rule amending its emergency service regulations.
Civil Monetary Penalties-2024 Adjustment
Document Number: 2024-00592
Type: Rule
Date: 2024-01-12
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.
Metro-North Commuter Railroad Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Dutchess and Putnam Counties, N.Y.
Document Number: 2024-00338
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-01-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Empire River Rail LLC-Operation Exemption-in Brooke County, W. Va.
Document Number: 2024-00046
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-01-05
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: 2023-28993
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-01-04
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 an extension of the information collections of the Joint Notice of Intent to Arbitrate and Notice of Availability for Arbitrator Roster, as described separately below.
30-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Extension of Approval for Information Collection: Rail Service Data
Document Number: 2023-28992
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-01-04
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 an extension of the information collection of Rail Service Data, as described below.
Notice of Passenger Rail Advisory Committee Vacancies
Document Number: 2023-28989
Type: Notice
Date: 2024-01-04
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) hereby gives notice of vacancies on its newly formed Passenger Railroad Advisory Committee (PRAC). The Board is soliciting nominations from the public for candidates to fill these vacancies.
Macquarie Infrastructure Partners V GP, LLC-Control Exemption-Northern Indiana Railroad Company, LLC
Document Number: 2023-28716
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2023-28568
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: 2023-28318
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board has adopted the first quarter 2024 Rail Cost Adjustment Factor and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads.
Roster of Arbitrators-Annual Update
Document Number: 2023-28403
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
30-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Extension of Approval of Collection: Waybill Sample
Document Number: 2023-27947
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-20
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 an extension of the collection of Waybill Sample, as described below.
30-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Extension of Approval of Collection: Demurrage Liability Disclosure Requirements
Document Number: 2023-27946
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-20
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 an extension of the collection of Demurrage Liability Disclosure Requirements, as described below.
Lakeshore Terminal Railroad LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Track in Lake County, Ind.
Document Number: 2023-27636
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-15
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Iowa Northern Railway Company-Lease Renewal Exemption-Rail Line of North Central Iowa Rail Corridor, LLC
Document Number: 2023-27634
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-15
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
R. J. Corman Railroad Property, LLC-Abandonment Exemption-in Campbell County, Tenn.
Document Number: 2023-26958
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Katahdin Railcar Services LLC-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Monroe County, Ohio
Document Number: 2023-26953
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Massachusetts Coastal Railroad, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Bay Colony Railroad Corporation
Document Number: 2023-26453
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-12-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2023-26055
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Buckingham Branch Railroad Company-Acquisition Exemption-Norfolk Southern Railway Company
Document Number: 2023-25492
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
TBL Group, Inc.-Acquisition of Control-East Coast Transportation Company of North Florida LLC
Document Number: 2023-25491
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On October 19, 2023, TBL Group, Inc. (TBL Group or Applicant), a holding company, filed an application to acquire substantially all of the business operations and assets of East Coast Transportation Company of North Florida LLC (East Coast Transportation or Seller). 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.
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Worcester, Mass.
Document Number: 2023-25474
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Van Pool Transportation LLC-Acquisition of Control-PLSIII LLC
Document Number: 2023-25391
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On October 19, 2023, Van Pool Transportation LLC (Van Pool or Applicant), a noncarrier, filed an application for Van Pool to acquire control of an interstate passenger motor carrier, PLSIII LLC (PLS), by acquiring all the outstanding equity interests in PLS from Founders Mobility LLC (Founders), the sole member of PLS. 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.
Establishment of the Passenger Rail Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2023-24944
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) has determined that it is necessary and in the public interest to establish a Federal advisory committee on passenger rail service.
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Acquisition and Operation-Rail Line of Meridian & Bigbee Railroad, L.L.C.
Document Number: 2023-24854
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) is accepting the primary application (Application) filed October 6, 2023, by CSX Transportation Inc. (CSXT), and accepting for consideration two related filings. The Application seeks Board approval for CSXT to acquire and operate the assets comprising the rail line of Meridian & Bigbee Railroad, L.L.C. (MNBR) that runs approximately 93.68 miles between the cities of Burkville, Ala., and Myrtlewood, Ala., in Lowndes, Dallas, Wilcox and Marengo Counties (the Eastern Line). This proposal is referred to as the ``Proposed Transaction.'' The related filings are notices of exemption seeking Board approval of transactions involving trackage rights of other carriers (Related Transactions).
Canadian Pacific Kansas City Limited and The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, d/b/a CPKC-Acquisition and Operation-Certain Rail Line of Meridian & Bigbee Railroad, L.L.C. in Lauderdale County, Miss., and Choctaw and Marengo Counties, Ala.
Document Number: 2023-24818
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) is accepting for consideration the primary application (Application) filed October 6, 2023, by Canadian Pacific Kansas City Limited (CPKCL), a noncarrier, on behalf of itself and its wholly owned subsidiary, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCS) d/b/a CPKC (collectively, Applicants). The Application seeks Board approval for KCS, a Class I rail carrier, to acquire from Meridian & Bigbee Railroad, L.L.C. (MNBR), a Class III rail carrier, and to operate approximately 50.4 route miles of rail line between Meridian, Miss., and Myrtlewood, Ala. (the Western Line). This proposal is referred to as the ``Proposed Transaction.'' The Board is also accepting for consideration three related filings.
Snohomish County-Adverse Abandonment-GNP RLY, Inc., in Snohomish County, Wash.
Document Number: 2023-24479
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2023-24339
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-11-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2023-23900
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-10-30
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
New Era Railroad, LLC-Acquisition and Change in Operator Exemption-RMW Ventures, LLC
Document Number: 2023-23768
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-10-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
60-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: 2023-23600
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-10-25
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 an extension of the information collections of the Joint Notice of Intent to Arbitrate and Notice of Availability for Arbitrator Roster, as described separately below.
60-Day Notice of Intent To Seek Extension of Approval for Information Collection: Rail Service Data
Document Number: 2023-23599
Type: Notice
Date: 2023-10-25
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 an extension of the information collection of Rail Service Data, as described below.
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