Losing Rail Connections

Gallagher, John
April 2006
Traffic World;4/24/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 17, p30
Trade Publication
The article reports on issues concerning grain shippers in the U.S. The sector feared that the proposal that would exempt smaller railroads from going through a lengthy approval process to abandon underperfoming lines could worsen the service. In addition, the National Grain and Feed Association said that the proposed class exemption for abandonment is unnecessary to further line sales by small carriers.


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