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Public & Media Advisory: Surface Transportation Board Announces Matters & Cases To Be Addressed at October 20 Voting Conference
Surface Transportation Board Chairman Roger Nober has announced the matters and cases to be addressed at the STB's open voting conference to begin at
10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 20, 2004
, the agency's hearing room, on the
of the agency's headquarters in the
Mercury Building, 1925 K Street, N.W., Washington, D.C.
At the conference, the Members will discuss and vote on the cases listed below. While the conference is open for public observation, no public participation is permitted.
THE CONFERENCE ITEMS ARE
Duke Energy Corporation v. Norfolk Southern Railway Company
, STB Docket No. 42069;
Duke Energy Corporation v. CSX Transportation, Inc.
, STB Docket No. 42070; and
Carolina Power & Light Company v. Norfolk Southern Railway Company
, STB Docket No. 42072.
CSX Corporation and CSX Transportation, Inc., Norfolk Southern Corporation and Norfolk Southern Railway Company
Control and Operation Leases/Agreements
Conrail Inc. and Consolidated Rail Corporation [General Oversight]
, STB Finance Docket No. 33388 (Sub-No. 91).
Construction and Operation Exemption
in Orangeburg and Dorchester Counties, SC
, STB Finance Docket No. 34421, embracing
Petition for Crossing Authority under 49 U.S.C. 10901(d)
, STB Finance Docket No. 34421 (Sub-No. 1).
MVC Transportation, LLC
Acquisition Exemption--P&LE Properties, Inc
., STB Finance Docket No. 34462, embracing
MVC Transportation, LLC--Petition for Declaratory Order
, STB Finance Docket No. 34462 (Sub-No. 1).
Tongue River Railroad Company, Inc.
Construction and Operation
, STB Finance Docket No. 30186 (Sub-No. 3).
Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad Company-- Abandonment Exemption--in Marquette County, MI
, STB Docket No. AB-68 (Sub-No. 4X).
The STB's decision announcing the voting-conference agenda was
issued on October 13, 2004 in
Meetings of the Board
, STB Ex Parte No. 333
. That decision is available for viewing and downloading via the agency's Web site at
A printed copy of the agency's decision also is available for a fee by contacting
ASAP Document Solutions, 9332 Annapolis Rd., Suite 103, Lanham, MD 20706, telephone (202) 306-4004
, or via