Supervisor Stokes: 'If he was white you wouldn't be doing it' - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Supervisor Stokes: 'If he was white you wouldn't be doing it'

Pictures of the property in Byram considered an 'eyesore' Pictures of the property in Byram considered an 'eyesore'
Stokes answers questions about his controversial statements during the meeting Stokes answers questions about his controversial statements during the meeting
HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Hinds County Supervisor Kenneth Stokes has never shied away from controversial statements and opinions, but his comments at Monday's Board of Supervisor's meeting are striking some as especially inflammatory. 

At issue, property on Parks Road Place in Byram that neighbors believe is an eyesore.

Members of the homeowners association went to the meeting to try to get something done about it, but they instead got yelled at by Supervisors Stokes.

You can watch clips of the meeting, and post meeting interviews courtesy our friends at the local political blog, Jackson Jambalaya.

As you can see, there is some question about whether it's possible that the Homeowner's association issues are 'race-based.'

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