Restigouche - La-Vallée (53)
District Profile:This district encompasses the former district of Madawaska- la-Vallée. A mostly French-speaking border district in the northwest of the province, it includes the town of St. Leonard, the village of Riviere-Verte, part of Drummond, Sainte-Anne-vde-Madawaska, Saint-Quentin, Kedgwick South, Kedgwick West, Mount Carleton, Saint-Jean-Baptiste- de-Restigouche, Siegas, Saint-Leonard-Parent, the village of Kedgwick, the village of Saint-Anne-de-Madawaska, DSL of Riviere-Verte, the town of Saint-Quentin, the DSL de Saint-Leonard, the Kedgwick River, Kedgwick North, Menneval, Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes, Saint Martin-de-Restigouche and Whites Brook. The total population is 12,922.
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District history:Madawaska had been a multi-member seat.
2 LIBs: 1935, 1939, 1944; 3 LIBs: 1948; 3 PCs: 1952, 1956; 3 LIBs: 1960, 1963, 1967, 1970.
Madawaska Centre (new in 1974):
PC: 2003, 1999, 1995.
Redistribution:This district was created in 2006 redistribution. In 1995, Madawaska-la-Vallée was created from Madawaska South - the major part of the riding forms the eastern half of this riding - area with Ste-Anne-de-Madawaska, and St-Léonard and Madawaska Centre. The eastern half of the old district became the western half of this district, including Rivière-Verte and Saint-Basile.
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