Chilliwack-Kent

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Chilliwack-Kent was a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada from 2001 to 2009.

Demographics[edit]

Population, 2001 46,975
Population Change, 1996–2001 7.2%
Area (km²) 1,355.6
Pop. Density (people per km²) 34.6

Geography[edit]

1999 Redistribution[edit]

Changes from Chilliwack to Chilliwack-Kent include:

History[edit]

Member of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Its MLA is Barry Penner, a former lawyer. He was first elected in 1996. He represents the British Columbia Liberal Party. He is running for re-election again in the 2009 election in the Chilliwack-Hope riding.[1] [needs update]

Election results[edit]

British Columbia general election, 2005
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Barry Penner 11,368 57.14 $77,840
New Democratic Malcolm James 6,534 32.84 $16,280
Green Hans Mulder 1,651 8.30 $1,742
Moderates David Michael Anderson 240 1.21 $120
Youth Coalition Colin Wormworth 103 0.52 $100
Total Valid Votes 19,896 100
Total Rejected Ballots 118 0.59
Turnout 20,014 58.71
B.C. General Election 2001: Chilliwack-Kent
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Barry Penner 13,814 74.88% $40,938
     NDP Malcolm James 2,155 11.68% $3,979
Green Larry Commodore 1,511 8.19% $890
     Marijuana David Ferguson 968 5.25% $1,496
Total valid votes 18,448 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 94 0.51%
Turnout 18,542 71.63%

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chilliwack-Hope B.C. Votes". CBC.ca. Retrieved 2009-04-12.