JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — CSX Corp. announced that proxy materials for its 2011 Annual Shareholders Meeting are now available.
Consistent with the practice the company adopted in 2009, proxy materials are available via the Internet under the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Notice and Access rules. These materials, including the Company’s Proxy Statement and 2010 Annual Report, can be accessed on its website. CSX will mail printed copies of its proxy materials only by shareholder request.
In 2010, CSX achieved its best year ever in safety, operating income, operating ratio and earnings per share while helping customers regain their competitive position after a tough recessionary period. At the same time, the company has stood by its customers with an $8.3 billioninfrastructure investment from 2006 to 2010, and an additional $2 billion investment is planned for 2011.
“CSX employees are performing extremely well as the economy continues to recover, just as they did during the worst of the recession,”Michael J. Ward, chairman, president and chief executive officer said in his annual report letter to shareholders. “Together we are embarking on something truly special – creating a new chapter in a storied industry while generating substantial economic benefits for customers, the nation, and you, our shareholders.”
CSX’s 2011 Annual Shareholders Meeting will be held at 10 a.m. (EDT) on Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at the Westin Detroit Metropolitan Airport, 2501 Worldgateway Place, Detroit, Michigan.