Overland Park & Leawood

Bussing resigns Leawood City Council seat

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.