After pleading guilty to conspiracy charges last week, Leslie Johnson has finally declared her resignation as a county council member. County Executive Rushern Baker and several county council members have already called for her resignation.

Staff of District 6 salaries will continue to be funded; however, effective immediately, District 6, employees will report directly to the Council. Administrator. Also, council has restricted all other funding to the District 6 office, including but not limited to, the use of a county car, county parking, cell phone usage, grant expenditures and discretionary funding.