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To: BNSF Carload Customers
12/11/2018

BNSF Carload: 2018-2019 Christmas and New Year’s Operating Plan

TRAIN SERVICE
BNSF’s Carload 2018-2019 Christmas and New Year’s operating plan will remain focused on meeting customers’ expectations while matching operations to any reductions in traffic volumes. This year, BNSF will observe the Christmas holiday on
Monday, December 24, and Tuesday, December 25, and the New Year’s holiday on Monday, December 31, and Tuesday,
January 1, 2019
.

Train service will not be curtailed due to the holidays; however, BNSF plans to minimize the number of yard, local and road-switch assignments at terminals on Tuesday, December 25, and Tuesday, January 1, if specifically advised by customers that service will not be needed. Connecting carriers who have reduced operations for the holidays may cause delays on interline traffic.

CUSTOMER SUPPORT
For interactive tracking 365 days a year, please use
BNSF’s Tracking tool by logging in with your user name and password and selecting Track Your Shipment. For service issues, please call 888-428-2673.

Customer Support will maintain a limited staff on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve until 6 p.m. Standard coverage will resume at 6 a.m. on the Wednesday following each holiday.

Your business is important to us. Thank you again for choosing BNSF Railway as your transportation provider.


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