|SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD DECISION DOCUMENT|
|BLACKWELL NORTHERN GATEWAY RAILROAD COMPANY-CHANGE IN OPERATORS EXEMPTION-OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND BLACKWELL INDUSTRIAL AUTHORITY|
|Director Of Proceedings|
|PROVIDED NOTICE THAT BLACKWELL NORTHERN GATEWAY RAILROAD COMPANY FILED AN EXEMPTION TO OPERATE 35.26-MILES OF RAIL OWNED BY THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA THROUGH THE OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND BLACKWELL INDUSTRIAL AUTHORITY.|
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|Full Text of Decision|
36385 SERVICE DATE – NOVEMBER 30, 2005
Surface Transportation Board
[STB Finance Docket No. 34777]
Blackwell Northern Gateway Railroad Company–Change in Operators Exemption–Oklahoma Department of Transportation and Blackwell Industrial Authority
Blackwell Northern Gateway Railroad
Company (BNGR), a noncarrier, has filed a verified
notice of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.31 to operate 35.26 miles of the
rail line, owned by the State of
The transaction was scheduled to be consummated no earlier than November 7, 2005, the effective date of the exemption (7 days after the exemption was filed).
If the verified notice contains false or misleading information, the exemption is void ab initio. Petitions to reopen the proceeding to revoke the exemption under 49 U.S.C. 10502(d) may be filed at any time. The filing of a petition to revoke will not automatically stay the transaction.
An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to STB Finance Docket
No. 34777, must be filed with the
Surface Transportation Board,
Board decisions and notices are available on our website at “WWW.STB.DOT.GOV.”
Decided: November 22, 2005.
By the Board, David M. Konschnik, Director, Office of Proceedings.
 See Blackwell & Northern Railway Company, Inc.Operation ExemptionOklahoma Department of Transportation and Blackwell Industrial Authority, STB Finance Docket No. 34265 (STB served Nov. 4, 2002).