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Mayo Clinic Seeks Mitigation for Rochester as Condition of Canadian Pacific - DM&E Railroad Merger
Date:2/1/2008

ould accelerate the condemnation of private land for the PRB expansion.

"The Canadian Pacific maintains a full environmental review isn't necessary until it decides whether to move forward with the PRB expansion, but that isn't stopping DM&E from trying to advance the project anyway," said Olmsted County Commissioner Ken Brown. "DM&E seems to want it both ways -- progress without consequence."

"Until this merger is approved, it feels like we are in a bit of a 'good cop, bad cop' situation," said Rochester Chamber of Commerce President John Wade. "The Canadian Pacific maintains it wants to work with us while the DM&E is out condemning lands and promising everyone who will listen that a major rail thoroughfare is about to come through the heart of our city -- whether we like it or not."

The DM&E's rail tracks bisect the city of Rochester and pass within just a few hundred feet of Mayo Clinic, a leading international medical destination with more than 1.4 million outpatient patient visits annually. Currently, two to three slow-moving DM&E trains pass through Rochester daily. The proposed PRB expansion would create a major rail way through downtown Rochester with more than 34 trains bisecting the city daily while carrying vast amounts of coal and hazardous materials at speeds in excess of 50 miles per hour.

The federal Surface Transportation Board is scheduled to issue a final decision on the Canadian Pacific's DM&E acquisition by Sept. 30, 2008.

Background

For nearly a decade, the DM&E has pursued a major rail expansion though parts of southern Minnesota and South Dakota in order to haul large amounts of coal from Wyoming's Powder River Basin to distribution points in the East. Unable to secure private financing for the project, DM&E sought the largest federal loan to a private company in American history -- a $2.3 billion loan from U.S. taxpayers to finance a major rail expansion project through the Midwest. On Feb. 26, 2007,
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