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|241/241 polls||Updated: Jun. 13, 2014 1:49 AM EDT|
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This central riding includes the city of Peterborough and surrounding areas including Havelock, Norwood and Lakefield.
It runs from Rice Lake in the south to Buckhorn Lake and Stony Lake in the northwest. Trent University is located in the riding, as are a number of native reserves.
In the 1999 redistribution, the new riding of Peterborough combined more than one third of Hastings-Peterborough with the bulk of Peterborough.
Population: 118,938 (2011 census; an increase of 2.0% since 2006)
Liberal Jeff Leal defeated Progressive Conservative Alan Wilson by 4,107 votes. In 2007 he won by a comfortable margin, defeating PC Bruce Fitzpatrick by 11,290 votes. Leal unseated Tory Gary Stewart in 2003 by over 6,000 votes.
Stewart held off a challenge by Leal in the 1999 election after the redistribution by a 2,602-vote margin.
In the old riding of Peterborough, Tory John Turner won the seat four times, beginning in 1971, and served as Speaker of the legislature from 1981-85. The seat was won by Liberal Peter Adams in 1987, but he lost to the NDP's Jenny Carter in 1990. After just one term, Carter fell to Stewart in 1995.
2011 Provincial Election Results
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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census
|Freedom Party of Ontario||Wayne Matheson|
|Socialist Party of Ontario||Andrea Quiano|