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16 RV owners forced to find a new place to live

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SPOKANE, Wash.- 16 people who live in the Hilltop Mobile Home Park were informed by the city of Spokane they need to find a new place to live by Monday, September 8th. The city says the mobile home park is violating several city codes, including allowing RVs to stay on site. Those RV owners were told in late August they must move.

Some of those people have been living in the mobile home park for years. The issue is that Spokane County originally owned the land the park was on. It had been their property for so long they either didn't check there were code violations, or didn't know. But several years ago the land was annexed by the city of Spokane, who started looking into the mobile home park, and found this coding violations.

We talked to the owner of the mobile home park who told us that he plans on correcting any coding violations immediately. He also said he didn't even know RVs weren't allowed in mobile home parks. Finally, he says he will not be collecting any rent from people who have to move. The city of Spokane says they will work with everyone to help them find new places to live.

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