City took 3.6 acres for airport purposes; deposit of $845,500; jury verdict of $2,000,000 ($1,154,500 or 137% increase); interest from the date of deposit $169,724; $44,874 in costs taxed against the City for deposition expenses and expert witness expenses.
Total taking of husbands and wife's 3.6 acres of income-producing property used for a rental car business and airport parking prior to the taking.
Trial (Two Weeks)
City of Charlotte vs. Hurlahe, et al., 02-CVS-22903
Judgment dated November 9, 2004.