Results, Districts & Candidates

Glace Bay

2009 Results

Party Candidate Votes Status
Updated: Jun. 9, 2009 10:11 PM ADT 43/43 polls
LIB Dave Wilson 3,397 Elected
NDP Myrtle Campbell 2,854
PC Tom MacPherson 836
GRN Todd Pettigrew 73

All results are unofficial until final ballot counts are verified by Elections Nova Scotia.

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Myrtle Campbell NDP
Tom MacPherson PC
Todd Pettigrew GRN
Dave Wilson LIB


Current MLA: Dave Wilson (LIB)

District profile: This riding was known as Cape Breton East until incumbent Dave Wilson successfully campaigned to have it renamed Glace Bay. The new name accurately reflects the riding, which consists almost entirely of the town of Glace Bay.

The district was once the coal centre of Cape Breton.

The former headquarters of the Cape Breton Development Corporation's coal division has been turned into a call centre, while the former headquarters of the United Mine Workers was torn down some years ago during a facelift of Glace Bay's main street.

District map: Glace Bay (PDF)

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