Selected Documents Relating to the Canadian National Railroad Company's

Acquisition and Control of the EJ & E Railroad Western Lines

    and Associated Trackage Rights relating to this Acquisition.

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 *note - some of these links take you to very large documents which will take some time to download - high speed internet is very desirable to do this!!!!

 

Canadian National Oct. 30, 2007 Finance Document #35087 Filing with the STB

 

The following are links are to documents on the Surface Transportation Boards web site:

                     
 
      Doc. No.     Deciding Body ID No. Case Title Decided Type
      FD 35087 0   Entire Board 39537 CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAY COMPANY AND GRAND TRUNK CORPORATION--CONTROL--EJ&E WEST COMPANY 12/24/2008 Decision
      FD 35087 1     39537 ELGIN, JOLIET AND EASTERN RAILWAY COMPANY--CORPORATE FAMILY EXEMPTION-E&JE WEST COMPANY
 
   
      FD 35087 2     39537 CHICAGO, CENTRAL & PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY--TRACKAGE RIGHTS EXEMPTION--EJ&E WEST COMPANY    
      FD 35087 3     39537 GRAND TRUNK WESTERN RAILROAD INCORPORATED-TRACKAGE RIGHTS EXEMPTION-EJ&E WEST COMPANY
 
   
      FD 35087 4     39537 ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD COMPANY-TRACKAGE RIGHTS EXEMPTION-EJ&E WEST COMPANY
 
   
      FD 35087 5     39537 WISCONSIN CENTRAL LTD.-TRACKAGE RIGHTS EXEMPTION-EJ&E WEST COMPANY    
      FD 35087 6     39537 EJ&E WEST COMPANY-TRACKAGE RIGHTS EXEMPTION-CHICAGO, CENTRAL & PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY    
      FD 35087 7     39537 EJ&E WEST COMPANY-TRACKAGE RIGHTS EXEMPTION-ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD COMPANY
 

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The following links are to labor protection agreements and protections some of which were cited in the above documents:

 

New York Dock - control - Brooklyn Eastern District Terminal.pdf Protective Agreement - Mergers

Norfolk and Western Ry. Co.–Trackage Rights–BN, 354 I.C.C. 605 (1978) Protective Agreement - Trackage Rights

I.C. C. Finance Docket #28256 - Mendocino Coast Railway Inc. - Lease and Operate - California Western Railway.pdf Protective Agreement - Trackage Rights

The following links are some laws and information about employee protection:

49cfr1180.1-Merger and track right protection part e.pdf

49 u.s.c. 11326(a) Employee Protection - Trackager Rights.htm

New York Dock - fact or fiction

The following is a link to the notice to the employees which was issued by the Canadian National Railroad on January 2:

Superintendent Bulletin No. 52 - Chicago/Iowa - January 2, 2009 (Employee Protection).pdf

*note - these are by no means all of the documents relating to this acquisition.  Many more documents can be found on the Surface Transportation Board's web site which is located at http://www.stb.gov.