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. 11323 et seq., for Iowa Interstate Railroad, Ltd., a Class II carrier, to acquire control by stock purchase of Lincoln & Southern Railroad Company, a Class III carrier.
This exemption will be effective on December 30, 2006. Petitions to stay must be filed by December 26, 2006. Start Printed Page 77095Petitions to reopen must be filed by January 11, 2007.
An original and 10 copies of all pleadings referring to STB Finance Docket No. 34942 must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423-0001. In addition, one copy of all pleadings must be served on petitioner's representative: Edward J. Krug, 401 First Street SE, Suite 330, P.O. Box 186, Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-0186.Start Further Info
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Decided: December 15, 2006.
By the Board, Chairman Nottingham, Vice Chairman Mulvey, and Commissioner Buttrey.
Vernon A. Williams,
[FR Doc. E6-21948 Filed 12-21-06; 8:45 am]
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