Decision No. 68-R-2000

February 2, 2000

February 2, 2000

APPLICATION by the ministère des Transports of the Province of Quebec pursuant to section 32 of the Canada Transportation Act, S.C., 1996, c. 10, to vary Order No. 124735 of the Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada dated June 19, 1967 to reflect a change in road authority and the associated cost apportionment responsibilities at the road crossing at Chemin du rang de la 2e Chaloupe and mileage 98.79 Joliette Subdivision, in the municipality of Notre-Dame-des-Prairies, in the province of Quebec.

File No. R 8050/482-098.79


The ministère des Transports of the Province of Quebec (hereinafter the applicant) has advised the Canadian Transportation Agency (hereinafter the Agency) that it is no longer the road authority at the crossing.

Municipalité de Notre-Dame-des-Prairies agrees that it is now the road authority at the crossing and accepts the maintenance responsibility assigned to the applicant as outlined in Order No. 124735.

The Canadian National Railway Company has no objection to the change in road authority.

The Agency has reviewed the submissions filed and has found, pursuant to section 32 of the Canada Transportation Act (hereinafter the CTA), that there has been a change in the facts or circumstances pertaining to Order No. 124735 since it was issued and that this Order should be varied.

Accordingly, pursuant to section 32 of the CTA, Order No. 124735 dated June 19, 1967 is hereby varied by replacing, in clause 7, "Applicant" with "Municipalité de Notre-Dame-des-Prairies".

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