Overland Park Councilmember Paul Lyons won’t seek reelection

Paul Lyons

After serving on the Overland Park City Council for 16 years, Ward 2 Councilmember Paul Lyons announced he will not be seeking re-election this fall. File photo.

Come next year, the Overland Park City Council will be missing a familiar face.

After serving on the city’s governing body for more than 15 years, Councilmember Paul Lyons has announced he will be stepping down from his seat following this fall’s general election.