Madawaska - les-Lacs (55)
District Profile:A border riding in northwest New Brunswick, it forms the "nose" of New Brunswick, tucked between New Brunswick and Maine. It includes Baker-Brook, Clair, Lac Baker, Saint-François- de-Madawaska, Saint-Jacques, St-Hilaire, Verret villages, parish of Madawaska, excluding city of Edmundston. The total population is 12,615.
From Elections New Brunswick:
55 Madawaska - les-Lacs (988 kb - PDF)
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Riding History:New riding in 1974.
PC: 2003, 1999, 1995.
LIB: 1991, 1987, 1991.
Redistribution:The 2006 redistribution adds the parish of Sainte-Basile from the electoral district of Madawaska-la-Vallee. In the 1995 redistribution, this district kept all the existing riding except for about 400 voters (one poll and part of another), which moved to Edmundston. It gained from Madawaska Centre - the eastern half of the old riding - part of St Joseph Parish (five polls, about 1,200 voters).
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