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STB Extends Public Comment Period for CP/KCS Merger Environmental Impact Statement

12/17/2021 (Friday) [PDF Version]
No. 21-52

Michael Booth
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On December 17, 2021, the Surface Transportation Board’s Office of Environmental Analysis (OEA) issued a Notice extending the deadline for public comments on the scope of the Environmental Impact Statement in Docket No. FD 36500 for the proposed acquisition of Kansas City Southern by Canadian Pacific.

In response to requests for additional time to provide scoping comments, OEA has extended the public comment period to January 3, 2022.  Public scoping comments were originally due on December 17, 2021.

The Notice, in Canadian Pacific Railway Limited; Canadian Pacific Railway Company; Soo Line Railroad Company; Central Maine & Quebec Railway US Inc.; Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad Corporation; and Delaware & Hudson Railway Company, Inc.—Control—Kansas City Southern; The Kansas City Southern Railway Company; Gateway Eastern Railway Company; and The Texas Mexican Railway Company, Docket No. FD 36500, may be viewed and downloaded here.