85-Year-Old Woman Facing Eviction

An 85-year-old woman may be kicked out of her home because the North Carolina Department of Transportation says it needs the land to widen a highway.
1:31 | 08/31/16

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I. Was so. Aggravated after this last letter and I had to go to my heart not subject Pittman. Stress overwhelmed any ham when she received this thirty days to vacate letter from the state. She is lifted his brick home for decades thought she would live out her golden years here. The 85 year old never thought she would be forced out may not want to leave here. This is home this is not her son Lee has been helping in the battle like most children he can't bear the thought of mom and being homeless. I'm so frustrated with all of it you know that's just been going all for so long now we're just you know. We'll be a forced out at least before Iowa this that's all Raff reported just compensation for what to dyken problem. The DOT our is what they're doing is not a hot style takeover of the DOT wants to take a portion of her lot along for a one for the roles or bypass the highway here will grow from two lanes to four. The state and ham happen negotiating for more than a year here on the documents. The party reached a price for the parcel 250000. Dollars. But Hamm has a sticking point she wants a check before she signs cam says she needs to clear land behind her current home. And build a new place. And I'm trying to get its house put pumped I'm good I'm doing everything I can't to meet certain regulations stipulation I'm done everything about backward trying to do to work with them. I'm done everything I can work with them all matchup won't be treated fairly bummed these people you're a victim now a Chicago woman from the hall would they have bought the shoes but to live out her life in.

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