JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSX Corporation (Nasdaq:CSX) today announced that its Board of Directors has voted to extend the deadline to nominate directors and to propose other business to be considered at its 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, from February 10, 2017 until February 24, 2017. Any director nominations or proposals of other business that comply with the Company’s bylaws and are received by the Company by February 24 may be brought to the Company’s shareholders for a vote at the 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
About CSX and Its Disclosures
CSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company. It provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions to customers across a broad array of markets, including energy, industrial, construction, agricultural, and consumer products. For nearly 190 years, CSX has played a critical role in the nation's economic expansion and industrial development. Its network connects every major metropolitan area in the eastern United States, where nearly two-thirds of the nation's population resides. It also links more than 240 short-line railroads and more than 70 ocean, river and lake ports with major population centers and farming towns alike.
This announcement, as well as additional financial information, is available on the company's website at http://investors.csx.com. CSX also uses social media channels to communicate information about the company. Although social media channels are not intended to be the primary method of disclosure for material information, it is possible that certain information CSX posts on social media could be deemed to be material.
Therefore, we encourage investors, the media, and others interested in the company to review the information we post on Twitter (http://twitter.com/CSX) and on SlideShare (http://www.slideshare.net/HowTomorrowMoves).
The social media channels used by CSX may be updated from time to time. More information about CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries is available at www.csx.com and on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/OfficialCSX).
Contact: Investors: David Baggs CSX Investor Relations (904) 359-4812 Media: Gary Sease, Corporate Communications (904) 359-1719 Tom Johnson / Michael Pascale Abernathy MacGregor (212) 371-5999 firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com