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Houston-area officials unveil voter participation initiative

The initiative will include a series of billboards across the county that highlight a memorial of the late Congressman Mickey Leland.

Houston-area officials announced an initiative to increase voter participation in Harris County at a news conference Wednesday afternoon.

Mayor Sylvester Turner was joined by Congressman Al Green, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, and Harris County Commissioner Rodney Ellis as well as NAACP Houston and Mi Familia Vota for the announcement.

The initiative will include a series of billboards across the county that highlight a memorial of the late Congressman Mickey Leland recently installed in Hermann Park.

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