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GG Railroad, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Line of BQ Railroad Company
Document Number: 2021-07275
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-09
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee Meeting
Document Number: 2021-07041
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-06
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.
Demurrage Billing Requirements
Document Number: 2021-07000
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-04-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) adopts a final rule that requires Class I carriers to include certain minimum information on or with demurrage invoices and provide machine-readable access to the minimum information.
Montana Rail Link, Inc.-Petition for Rulemaking-Classification of Carriers
Document Number: 2021-06963
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-04-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) is adopting a final rule amending the thresholds for classifying rail carriers.
Northern Indiana Railroad Company, LLC-Acquisition Exemption-Town of North Judson, Ind.
Document Number: 2021-06842
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-04-02
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Semiannual Regulatory Agenda
Document Number: 2021-04468
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-03-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Chairman of the Surface Transportation Board is publishing the Regulatory Flexibility Agenda for fall 2020.
Katahdin Railcar Services LLC-Change in Operators Exemption-Ohio Terminal Railway Company
Document Number: 2021-06460
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-30
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Corporation and CSX Transportation, Inc., et al.-Control and Merger-Pan Am Systems, Inc., Pan Am Railways, Inc., Boston and Maine Corporation, Maine Central Railroad Company, Northern Railroad, Pan Am Southern LLC, Portland Terminal Company, Springfield Terminal Railway Company, Stony Brook Railroad Company, and Vermont & Massachusetts Railroad Company
Document Number: 2021-06211
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) \1\ has reviewed the submission filed February 25, 2021, by CSX Corporation (CSXC), CSX Transportation Inc. (CSXT),\2\ 747 Merger Sub 2, Inc. (747 Merger Sub 2), Pan Am Systems, Inc. (Systems), Pan Am Railways, Inc. (PAR), Boston and Maine Corporation (Boston & Maine), Maine Central Railroad Company (Maine Central), Northern Railroad (Northern), Portland Terminal Company (Portland Terminal), Springfield Terminal Railway Company (Springfield Terminal), Stony Brook Railroad Company (Stony Brook), and Vermont & Massachusetts Railroad Company (V&M) (collectively, Applicants). The submission is styled as an application for a ``minor'' transaction seeking Board approval for: (1) CSXC, CSXT, and 747 Merger Sub 2 to control the seven railroads controlled by Systems and PAR,\3\ and (2) CSXT to merge six of the seven railroads into CSXT. This proposal is referred to as the ``Proposed Transaction.''
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: 2021-06042
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board approves the second quarter 2021 Rail Cost Adjustment Factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The second quarter 2021 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 1.059. The second quarter 2021 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.441. The second quarter 2021 RCAF-5 is 0.417.
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Boone County, W. Va.
Document Number: 2021-05466
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Vicksburg Southern Railroad, L.L.C.-Lease and Operation Exemption-The Kansas City Southern Railway Company
Document Number: 2021-05127
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Grainbelt Corporation-Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: 2021-05108
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Northwestern Pacific Railroad Company-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Marin, Napa, and Sonoma Counties, Cal.
Document Number: 2021-05104
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-04389
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-03-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Railroad Cost Recovery Procedures-Productivity Adjustment
Document Number: 2021-03805
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
In a decision served on February 19, 2021, the Board proposed to adopt 1.008 (0.8% per year) as the measure of average (geometric mean) change in railroad productivity for the 2015-2019 (five-year) period. The Board's February 19, 2021 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 used postponing the effective date, the decision will take effect on March 11, 2021.
BNSF Railway Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: 2021-03670
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-03615
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-North Coast Railroad Authority
Document Number: 2021-03377
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
East Chicago Rail Terminal, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Rail Line of Chrome, LLC at East Chicago, Ind.
Document Number: 2021-02846
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
RYAL, LLC-Modified Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity
Document Number: 2021-02766
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Railroad Cost of Capital-2020
Document Number: 2021-02754
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board is instituting a proceeding to determine the railroad industry's cost of capital for 2020. The decision solicits comments on the following issues: The railroads' 2020 current cost of debt capital; the railroads' 2020 current cost of preferred equity capital (if any); the railroads' 2020 cost of common equity capital; and the 2020 capital structure mix of the railroad industry on a market value basis.
Petition for Rulemaking-Railroad Consolidation Procedures-Exemption for Emergency Temporary Trackage Rights
Document Number: 2021-02452
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-02-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board institutes a rulemaking proceeding to consider a proposal by the Association of American Railroads to establish a new emergency temporary trackage rights class exemption.
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-02352
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-04
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Paul Didelius-Continuance in Control Exemption-RYAL, LLC
Document Number: 2021-01891
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-01533
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: 2021-01355
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Civil Monetary Penalties-2021 Adjustment
Document Number: 2021-00755
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-01-14
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.
Notice of Railroad-Shipper Transportation Advisory Council Vacancies; Solicitation of Nominations
Document Number: 2021-00550
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board hereby gives notice of vacancies on RSTAC for two small railroad representatives. The Board seeks suggestions for candidates to fill these vacancies.
BNSF Railway Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: 2021-00478
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2021-00433
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Strasburg Rail Road Company-Continuance in Control Exemption-SRC Railway LLC
Document Number: 2020-29257
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
SRC Railway LLC-Lease and Operation Exemption-Strasburg Rail Road Company
Document Number: 2020-29256
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-01-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Joint Petition For Rulemaking-Annual Revenue Adequacy Determinations
Document Number: 2020-28864
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-12-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board or STB) opens a rulemaking proceeding to consider a petition by several Class I railroads to change the Board's procedures for annually determining whether Class I rail carriers are revenue adequate. The Board seeks public comment on the petition and several specific related issues.
The New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway Corporation-Abandonment Exemption-in Bergen County, N.J.
Document Number: 2020-28845
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Filing Fee Waiver Requests
Document Number: 2020-28408
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-12-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board or STB) clarifies and updates its rules regarding requests to waive or reduce certain filing fees.
Wisconsin & Southern Railroad, L.L.C.-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Soo Line Railroad Company
Document Number: 2020-28395
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Watco Holdings, Inc.-Continuance in Control Exemption-Dutchtown Southern Railroad, L.L.C.
Document Number: 2020-28275
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Dutchtown Southern Railroad, L.L.C.-Lease and Operation Exemption-Illinois Central Railroad Company
Document Number: 2020-28274
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: 2020-27968
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board has approved the first quarter 2021 Rail Cost Adjustment Factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The first quarter 2021 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 1.040. The first quarter 2021 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.434. The first quarter 2021 RCAF-5 is 0.410.
Cattaraugus Local Development Corp.-Abandonment Exemption-in Cattaraugus County, N.Y.
Document Number: 2020-27718
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Roster of Arbitrators-Annual Update
Document Number: 2020-26935
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation