Surface Transportation Board, DOT.
Notice of exemption.
Under 49 U.S.C. 10502, the Board is granting a petition for exemption from the prior approval requirements of 49 U.S.C. 10902 for Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, Inc., a Class II rail carrier, to lease and operate an approximately 2-mile segment of rail line between approximately milepost 0.0 and approximately milepost 2.0 in Buffalo, Erie County, NY, owned by its Class III rail carrier affiliate, South Buffalo Railway Company.
The exemption will be effective on December 30, 2004. Petitions to stay must be filed by January 3, 2005. Petitions to reopen must be filed by January 12, 2005.
Send an original and 10 copies of all pleadings referring to STB Finance Docket No. 34563, to: Surface Transportation Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423-0001. In addition, send one copy of pleadings to Jo A. DeRoche, Weiner Brodsky Sidman Kider PC, 1300 19th Street, NW., Fifth Floor, Washington, DC 20036-1609.Start Further Info
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Decided: December 22, 2004.
By the Board, Chairman Nober, Vice Chairman Mulvey, and Commissioner Buttrey.
Vernon A. Williams,
[FR Doc. 04-28486 Filed 12-29-04; 8:45 am]
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