Overland Park & Leawood

Bussing resigns Leawood City Council seat

Updated: 2013-07-09T22:55:43Z

Leawood City Councilman Gary Bussing is resigning his council seat, effective Friday.

Bussing, who was elected in 1998, is moving on Friday from Ward 3 to another part of Leawood.

To fill Bussing’s seat, a committee of three council members will propose a candidate for the City Council to approve. The new council member will serve until the next city election next year.

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