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SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD

STB Issues Decision Directing Parties to Address Certain Information at Hearing for Amtrak Operations in Gulf Coast

FOR RELEASE
03/14/2022 (Monday) [PDF Version]
No. 22-16

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The Surface Transportation Board today issued a decision in preparation for the evidentiary hearing beginning on April 4, 2022, regarding the National Railroad Passenger Corporation’s (Amtrak) application to operate Gulf Coast service. The Board directs the parties to be prepared to address several issues and a pending renewed request by Amtrak for access to certain lines of Norfolk Southern Railway Company.

Today’s decision in Application of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation Under 49 U.S.C. § 24308(e)—CSX Transportation, Inc., and Norfolk Southern Railway Company, Docket No. FD 36496, may be viewed and downloaded here.

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