Safety is the foundation of CSX and we work diligently to protect those affected by our business, including the public, our employees and our network. Through community engagement, technological innovation, dynamic communication, effective training programs and collaboration with our peers and partners, we ensure we are operating thoughtfully, safely and responsibly.
WASHINGTON, D.C., August 4, 2014 – Alliance for Community Trees (ACTrees) and CSX are partnering with local greening organizations to strengthen and reestablish urban tree canopies. As part of ACTrees’ National NeighborWoods® Month in October, 30 communities across the country will receive CSX Tree Giveaway Grants and CSX Restoration Grants.
CSX and The Conservation Fund launch grant program to support transportation of fresh food to underserved communities
ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 4, 2014 /3BL Media/ - CSX and The Conservation Fund today announced a program of grants aimed at improving the transportation and distribution of fresh, healthy food to communities in need. More than 23 million Americans across the country have limited or no access to fresh produce, dairy, meats and seafood. One of the contributors to these so-called “food deserts” is the lack of infrastructure to distribute fresh food to markets.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ – CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) today unveiled its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, showing continued progress in 2013 on the company’s safety, environmental and community engagement initiatives. The full report – accessible on www.CSXCSR.com – details the company’s financial performance and offers a comprehensive look at the markets CSX serves as well as progress related to sustainability, governance, corporate citizenship, and other initiatives.
JACKSONVILLE, FL, May 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ - CSX Corporation (CSX) announced today that the company was ranked number one on DiversityInc’s Top 10 Companies for Veterans list for the second year in a row.
DiversityInc recognizes companies with demonstrated commitments to diverse hiring and business practices. DiversityInc’s Veterans list showcases companies with strong diversity-management initiatives that are producing the best results in recruiting and promoting veterans. The publication has recognized CSX multiple times in recent years.
Jacksonville, Fla., April 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ – CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) announced that Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine recognized the company on its 100 Best Corporate Citizens List. CSX ranked 75th among 100 public companies with a strong commitment to social responsibility, and was the only railroad named to the list this year.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ - CSX's Safety Train: Energy Preparedness Program, with rolling classrooms and specialized hands-on training, will soon take to the rails on an expanded first responder training initiative. The train will travel over much of the company's crude oil service territory over the next several months.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - CSX (NYSE: CSX) today renewed its partnership with a syndication of minority-owned banks led by Citizens Trust Bank of Atlanta (CTB). The agreement marks the tenth anniversary of the relationship, part of the CSX commitment to working closely with businesses in the communities it serves.
WINTER HAVEN, Fla., April 2, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Evansville Western Railway, an affiliate of CSX, today announced the start of operations at the state-of-the-art intermodal terminal located just off State Road 60. Known as the Central Florida Intermodal Logistics Center (ILC), this facility serves as a centralized hub for transportation, logistics and distribution serving Orlando, Tampa and South Florida.