KRXI FOX 11 Reno - Search Results The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available. Homeowners: Former landfill rips apart housesMESQUITE, Utah (AP) - Homeowners in a northern Nevada community say their floors are shaking and their walls cracking as the weight of a former landfill tears them apart.Some residents of the Highland Hills neighborhood say about half the homes there went up inside a supposed 200-foot buffer zone surrounding the former Mesquite landfill.City Manager Andy Barton tells the Spectum of St. George the city is reviewing residents' complaints but did not give further comment.Project manager for RFMS, Inc. Rick Hawes says the company built the homes about a decade ago but had no idea the former landfill's edges stretched that far. He says the company is willing to cooperate with homeowners and the city to resolve the problem.An outside consulting company found that up to eight homes sit atop the former landfill.2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.