Tag: Surface Transportation Board

Impact & Regulations, Travel & Public Transit

Rail Customer Group Calls for Trump to Make STB Nominations

January 22, 2018

Via: Transport Topics

The Rail Customer Coalition, a group of manufacturing, agricultural and industrial shippers, sent a letter to President Donald Trump urging him to nominate candidates to fill vacant seats on the Surface Transportation Board. The federal agency is supposed to have […]

Impact & Regulations

Railroads, Shippers Draw Battle Lines Over Proposed STB Rule

November 3, 2016

Via: Transport Topics

Railroads and shipper groups have sketched their strategy for a potentially historic Surface Transportation Board battle over the future of rail competition in late October, with comments to the agency as well as taking steps to recruit allies. Both sides’ […]