|SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD DECISION DOCUMENT|
|MONTREAL, MAINE & ATLANTIC RAILWAY, LTD.--DISCONTINUANCE OF SERVICE AND ABANDONMENT--IN AROOSTOOK AND PENOBSCOT COUNTIES, ME|
|Chief Of Section Of Environmental Analysis|
|DECISION EXTENDED THE COMMENT PERIOD ON THE DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT IN THIS PROCEEDING TO MAY 26, 2010.|
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40780 SERVICE DATE – LATE RELEASE APRIL 27, 2010
SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD
Docket No. AB-1043 (Sub-No. 1)
MONTREAL, MAINE & ATLANTIC RAILWAY, LTD.
– DISCONTINUANCE OF SERVICE AND ABANDONMENT – IN AROOSTOOK AND
Decided: April 27, 2010
On April 9, 2010, the Surface Transportation Board’s (Board) Section of Environmental Analysis (SEA) issued a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) in this proceeding. The Draft EA provided a 30-day comment period for interested parties to submit comments. Comments were originally due May 12, 2010.
decision issued on April 26, 2010, the Board granted a request from the
Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway Ltd’s (MMA)—a request concurred with by
the State of
By this notice, SEA is advising all interested parties that the comment period on the Draft EA will also be extended until May 26, 2010. Comments must be postmarked or e-filed no later than May 26, 2010. In the interest of time, SEA would prefer to receive comments electronically. To submit environmental comments electronically, please access the Board’s Web site at www.stb.dot.gov, follow the “E-FILING” hyperlink, then “Environmental Comments” hyperlink. Please reference Docket No. AB 1043 (Sub-No. 1).
It is ordered:
1. The comment period on the Draft EA, originally scheduled to conclude on May 12, 2010, shall be extended to May 26, 2010.
By the Board, Victoria Rutson, Chief, Section of Environmental Analysis.