The Department of Transportation took approximately 3.656 acres for completion of the I-485 loop around Charlotte; deposit of $102,375; settlement of $1,290,000 ($1,187,625 or 1,160% increase).
A total taking of 3.656 acres of commercially zoned land being used for agricultural purposes owned in a family trust. DOT sought to have the Court exclude the commercial zoning from consideration, but the Court denied the DOT's motion.
Department of Transportation v. CJ Garrison Trust and Mary T Garrison Trust, 12-CVS-2690
Settlement reached August 19, 2013.