Results, Districts & Candidates

Hants West

2009 Results

Party Candidate Votes Status
Updated: Jun. 9, 2009 10:11 PM ADT 52/52 polls
PC Chuck Porter 3,374 Elected
LIB Paula Lunn 3,065
NDP Barbara Gallagher 2,401
GRN Sheila Richardson 204

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

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Barbara Gallagher NDP
Paula Lunn LIB
Chuck Porter PC
Sheila Richardson GRN


Current MLA: Chuck Porter (PC)

District profile: Hants West includes the towns of Windsor and Hantsport. The northern part of Hants County borders the Minas Basin and it includes a largely rural agricultural area from Brooklyn in the east to Upper Falmouth in the west.

Many local jobs are in the services sector, while a minority are in resource-based industries.

The region is fast becoming a bedroom community of Halifax, 30 minutes away.

District map: Hants West (PDF)

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