Drayton Valley-Devon

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Drayton Valley-Devon
Flag of Alberta.svg Alberta electoral district
DraytonValleyDevon in Alberta.jpg
2010 boundaries
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Alberta
MLA
 
 
 
Diana McQueen
Progressive Conservative
District created 2010
First contested 2012
Last contested 2012

Drayton Valley-Devon is a provincial electoral district in central Alberta, Canada. The district was created in the 2010 boundary redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta using the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

The electoral district was created in the 2010 Alberta boundary re-distribution. It was created from the old electoral district of Drayton Valley-Calmar which was expanded east into land that was part of the Leduc-Beaumont-Devon riding to include the town of Devon[1]

Boundary history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for
Drayton Valley-Devon
Assembly Years Member Party
See Drayton Valley-Calmar 1993-2012
28th 2012

Electoral history[edit]

The electoral district and its antecedent has been electing Progressive Conservative MLAs with solid majorities going back to the 1970s. The current incumbent is Diana McQueen who is a cabinet minister in the Allison Redford government.

Elections[edit]

2012 general election[edit]

2012 Alberta general election Turnout % Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
     Progressive Conservative Diana McQueen 7,358 51.68% %
     Wildrose Dean Shular 5,462 38.36% *
     NDP Doris Bannister 879 6.17% % *
     Liberal Chantel Lillycrop 538 3.78% % *
Total ' 100%
Rejected Ballots '
Eligible Electors
     Swing %

Senate nominee results[edit]

2012 Senate nominee election district results[edit]

Student vote results[edit]

2012 election[edit]

Registered Schools[2][edit]

Please note: Only schools registered under Drayton Valley-Devon have been included, as some schools within jurisdiction are registered in other ridings.

Calmar
  • New Humble Centre School
  • Calmar Secondary School

Devon

  • Riverview Middle School
  • John Maland High School
  • Devon Christian School

Drayton Valley

  • Aurora Elementary School
  • Drayton Christian School
  • H.W. Pickup Junior High School
  • Holy Trinity Academy
  • St. Anthony School

Falun

  • Falun School

Pigeon Lake

  • Pigeon Lake Regional School

Thorsby

  • Thorsby Elementary School
  • Thorsby Junior/Senior High School

Warburg

  • Warburg School

Winfield

  • Winfield School

Results[edit]

2012 Alberta Student Vote results
Affiliation Candidate Votes %
     Progressive Conservative Diana McQueen 579 43.05%
     Wildrose Dean Shular 367 27.29%
     Liberal Chantel Lillycrop 253 18.81%
     NDP Doris Bannister 146 10.86%
Total 1345 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Proposed Electoral Division Areas, Boundaries, and Names for Alberta". Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission. June 2010. Retrieved January 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ http://www.studentvote.ca/ab2012/ Alberta Election Student Vote Registration

External links[edit]