Online and telephone payments will be unavailable from 1pm Monday 20 November to 12pm Tuesday 21 November due to an essential system upgrade.
Councillor Leytham was first elected to represent the Skerton West ward at a by-election in December 2006 and was re-elected at subsequent city council elections.
The vacancy in the Skerton West ward will be filled by a by-election on a date to be announced in due course.
Anyone who is interested in standing for the vacancy should telephone the elections office on 01524 582905.
Last updated: 14 July 2017