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DISTRICT: Dartmouth Nord
CandidatePartyVote CountVote ShareElected
Trevor ZinckNDP341449.47%X
Troy MyersPC189527.46%
Ian MurrayLIB136519.78%
Alex DonaldsonGREEN2273.29%
June 19, 4:26:45 PM ADT 1 of 1 polls reporting


DARMOUTH NORTH (19)

Candidates:

GPNS: ALEX DONALDSON
Liberal: IAN MURRAY
NDP: TREVOR ZINCK
PC: TROY MYERS

Current MLA: Jerry Pye (NDP)

Riding Profile: It's a working middle class residential area, which has a large number of apartment buildings. It includes Crichton Park, Albro Lake, Wallis Heights, Micmac Village, Tufts Cove and Shannon Park. In the 2003 redistribution, it gained the area north of Lake Banook and north of Hawthorne Street.

 

Political History: The riding once held the record of lowest voter turnout on election day. The NDP has held the riding since 1998, but before that it flipped between LIB and PC.

2003: NDP Jerry Pye defeats PC Jane MacKay by 1,045 votes.
1999: NDP Jerry Pye polls 53 per cent of the vote to defeat PC Jane MacKay by 1,899 votes. LIB Rosemary Godin received 1,300 votes, NSP Pat Gould got 86 and MP Marc-Andre Roy received 75.
1998: NDP Jerry Pye defeats LIB Gloria McCluskey by 449 votes.
1993: LIB Sandy Jolly defeats ND Jerry Pye by 423 votes.

 

Voter Turnout: 54 per cent in 2003.

 


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Overall Election Results
PartyElectedLeadingTotalVote Share
PC230 2339.57%
NDP2002034.63%
LIB90923.44%
GRN00 0 2.33%
OTH000.04%
Last Update:June 19, 4:26:45 PM ADT

District Map

District map - 19 Dartmouth North

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