Claremore Daily Progress

April 10, 2013

TD 2013-00014

Staff Writer
Claremore Progress

CLAREMORE —  

Public Notice

PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLAHOMA, APRIL 10 & 17, 2013.

BEFORE THE CORPORATION

COMMISSION OF OKLAHOMA

APPLICATION OF BNSF RAILWAY                                   

COMPANY TO INSTALL PEDESTAL                                   

MOUNTED FLASHING LIGHT SIGNALS                                   

WITH GATE ARMS UTILIZING PREDICTION                                   

CIRCUITRY COUNTY ROAD EW-340                                    

(SPENCER CREEK ROAD) AT                                                     

COUNTY ROAD EW-470 (#668-518F) NEAR                 

CHELSEA, ROGERS COUNTY, OKLAHOMA                 

Cause No. TD 2013-00014

NOTICE OF HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that BNSF Railway Company (“Applicant”) filed an Application with the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma on April 5, 2013, requesting an order to install pedestal-mounted flashing light signals with gate arms utilizing prediction circuitry (the “Improvements”) at County Road EW-340 (#668-518F) (the “Crossing”), near Chelsea, Rogers County, State of Oklahoma. 

It appears that the interest of the public requires a hearing in said cause; therefore, the same should be referred to a Hearing Officer and set for hearing on the below-mentioned date.

ORDER

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED AND NOTICE GIVEN that this cause shall be referred to a Hearing Officer for taking of evidence, hearing, and reporting thereon to the Commission.  Said cause shall be hard in the Hearing Officer’s Courtroom, First Floor, Courtroom B, Jim Thorpe Building, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on the 24th day of April, 2013, at 9:00 a.m..

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that this Notice shall be published once each week for two consecutive weeks in a newspaper of general circulation in Rogers County, State of Oklahoma.  Application will cause this notice to be served on the County Commissioners of Rogers County, Oklahoma, and that the cost of said Notice and mailing shall be at Applicant’s expense with proof of publication and Affidavit of Mailing filed with the Commission’s Secretary to become a part of the record herein. 

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Applicant and all other interested parties and interveners shall pre-file all exhibits not later than ten (10) days prior to the hearing of the cause.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that after hearing the Commission will, regardless of the relief requested in the Application, issue such orders and grant such relief as it deems reasonable, fair, necessary proper, and equitable in the premises, whether or not specifically prayed for in the Application.

For further information concerning this cause, contact Natasha Scott, Deputy General Counsel, Corporation Commission of Oklahoma, Jim Thorpe Office Building, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105, tel: 405-521-2255 or William P. Tunell, Jr., Attorney for Applicant, Holden & Carr, 15 East 5th Street, Suite 3900, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74103, tel: 405-505-7431.

CORPORATION COMMISSION OF OKLAHOMA

 

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Patrice Douglas, Chair

 

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Bob Anthony, Commissioner

 

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Dana Murphy, Commissioner

 

DONE AND PERFORMED this 5th day of April 2013, by Order of the Commission:

 

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Peggy Mitchell, Secretary