Ancaster—Dundas—Flamborough—Westdale (provincial electoral district)

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Ancaster—Dundas— Flamborough—Westdale
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Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Ontario
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Ted McMeekin
Liberal
District created 2004
First contested 2007
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2006) 111,844
Electors (2007) 82,367
Area (km²) 744
Pop. density (per km²) 150.3
Census divisions Hamilton
Census subdivisions Hamilton

Ancaster—Dundas—Flamborough—Westdale is a provincial electoral district in southwestern Ontario, Canada. It was created for the 2007 provincial election. 82.9% of the riding came from Ancaster—Dundas—Flamborough—Aldershot while 17.1% came from Hamilton West.

The riding includes all of Hamilton west of a line running along Glancaster Road then to Garner Road then to a Hydroelectric Transmission Line then to Highway 403 to Hamilton Harbour.

Members of Provincial Parlaiment[edit]

Ancaster—Dundas—Flamborough—Westdale
Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Hamilton West and
Ancaster—Dundas—Flamborough—Aldershot
39th  2007 − 2011     Ted McMeekin Liberal
40th  2011 − 2014
41st  2014 − Present

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2014
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Ted McMeekin 23,906 44.44 +0.75
Progressive Conservative Donna Skelly 18,143 33.73 -0.85
New Democratic Alex Johnstone 8,457 15.72 -1.48
Green Raymond Dartsch 2,620 4.87 +1.89
Libertarian Glenn Langton 418 0.78 +0.26
Freedom Barry Spruce 246 0.46 +0.26
Total valid votes 53,790 100.0   +8.57
Liberal hold Swing +0.80
Ontario general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Ted McMeekin 21,648 43.70 +2.19
Progressive Conservative Donna Skelly 17,132 34.58 -0.25
New Democratic Trevor Westerhoff 8,521 17.20 +3.97
Green Erik Coverdale 1,477 2.98 -5.60
Family Coalition Robert Maton 321 0.65 -0.36
Libertarian Glenn Langton 258 0.52 +0.39
Freedom Peter Melanson 99 0.20
Communist Rick Gunderman Smith 87 0.18
Total valid votes 49,543 100.0   +0.20
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 180 0.36
Turnout 49,723 56.45
Eligible voters 88,080
Liberal hold Swing +1.22
Ontario general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Ted McMeekin 20,525 41.51
Progressive Conservative Chris Corrigan 17,219 34.83
New Democratic Juanita Maldonado 6,542 13.23
Green David Januczkowski 4,243 8.58
Family Coalition Jim Enos 501 1.01
Independent Martin Zaliniak 219 0.44
Confederation of Regions Eileen Butson 129 0.26
Libertarian Sam Zaslavsky 65 0.13
Total valid votes 49,443 100.0  

2007 electoral reform referendum[edit]

Ontario electoral reform referendum, 2007
Side Votes %
First Past the Post 30,716 63
Mixed member proportional 18,033 37
Total valid votes 48,749 100.0

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 43°15′38″N 80°01′30″W / 43.2605°N 80.025°W / 43.2605; -80.025