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Pictou West

2009 Results

PICTOU WEST
Party Candidate Votes Status
Updated: Jun. 9, 2009 10:11 PM ADT 41/41 polls
NDP C.L. (Charlie) Parker 4,226 Elected
LIB Paul Landry 1,471
PC Leonard Fraser 1,466
GRN Chelsea Richardson 170

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

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Candidates

Leonard Fraser PC
Paul Landry LIB
C.L. (Charlie) Parker NDP
Chelsea Richardson GRN

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Current MLA: Charlie Parker (NDP)

District profile: Pictou West includes the western part of Pictou County to River John. Its northern boundary is the Northumberland Strait. The largest community is Pictou.

The communities of Scotsburn and Saltsprings lie to the south of the town of Pictou. Residents of the rural part of the riding generally rely on agriculture, forestry and tourism along the Sunrise Trail.

Manufacturing and pulp-and-paper operations are major employers.

District map: Pictou West (PDF)

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