Welcome to Harris County Precict One
Commissioner Rodney Ellis

PUBLIC SERVICE | FAIR OPPORTUNITY | EQUAL JUSTICE

Our Mission

Precinct One is committed to becoming a national model for delivering responsive public service that utilizes inclusive, innovative, and collaborative approaches to improve the quality of life, advance equality of opportunity, and promote the fair treatment of all people in Harris County.

Meet Commissioner Ellis

Harris County Precinct One Commissioner Rodney Ellis believes the role of government is to guarantee that everyone has the opportunity and ability to build a better future for themselves.

Commissioner Ellis is committed to bettering the lives of the people in Precinct One by providing quality and accessible services and programs while fighting for important reforms that benefit all Harris County residents. Learn More…

See Precinct One at Work

Our Priorities

Precinct One develops policies to improve quality of life while advancing equal opportunity and the fair treatment of all residents of Harris County. Learn more about Commissioners’ Court and the policy initiatives championed by Precinct One. Learn More...

Our Initiatives

Working to ensure all residents are provided the opportunity to build a better future, Precinct One is leading a number of initiatives to do just that. Learn more about projects such as Healthy Eating, the Remembrance Project and other campaigns. Learn More…

Our Improvements

Precinct One is always striving to improve our communities and is responsible for a number of road and bridge projects. The precinct also works to plan and develop capital infrastructure, such as inclusive parks, public streets, trails and other facilities. Learn More…

Our Engagement

Precinct One works with the diverse communities of the precinct to serve all residents. The constituent services andcommunity engagement teams make sure residents are informed, provided opportunities to give input, and the precinct is responsive to questions, concerns or requests. Learn More...

See what's Happening in Precinct One

Featured News

OFA Winter 2024

21 Feb, 24

In this issue, you can read about our work to protect reproductive freedom, education, and voting rights, new parks and trails in Precinct One, and more.
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Newsletter

Early Voting Starts Feb. 20

20 Feb, 24

Don’t wait, be a voter today. Early voting begins Feb. 20 for the Mar. 5 primaries. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. during Early Vote except for Feb. 25, when polls will be open from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. After the early voting period ends on Mar. 1, polls will reopen on Election Day — Tuesday, Mar. 5.
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Issueletter

One week. Three Shootings. Zero Action on Gun Violence.

16 Feb, 24

Until our state leaders act, these events will happen again and again.

Despite state and federal inaction, we are taking bold action on gun violence at the local level with strategic and comprehensive approaches to advance community safety.
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Issueletter