Edmonton—Sherwood Park

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Edmonton—Sherwood Park
Flag of Alberta.svg Alberta electoral district
Edmonton–Sherwood Park in relation to other federal electoral districts in Edmonton
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Tim Uppal
Conservative
District created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 136,897
Electors (2011) 89,520
Area (km²)[2] 306.06
Pop. density (per km²) 447.3
Census divisions Division No. 11
Census subdivisions Edmonton, Sherwood Park, Strathcona County, Fort Saskatchewan

Edmonton—Sherwood Park is a federal electoral district in Alberta, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 2004. This is a suburban riding in Edmonton.

History[edit]

The electoral district was created in 2003 from Elk Island, Edmonton Centre-East and a small part of the Edmonton North riding.

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Member of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Edmonton—Sherwood Park
Riding created from Elk Island, Edmonton Centre-East and Edmonton North
38th  2004 − 2006     Ken Epp Conservative
39th  2006 − 2008
40th  2008 − 2011     Tim Uppal Conservative
41st  2011 − Present

Current Member of Parliament[edit]

Its Member of Parliament is Tim Uppal. He was first elected to Parliament in the 2008 election. He is a member of the Conservative Party of Canada.

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Tim Uppal 24,623 44.66 +8.82 $92,544
Independent James Ford 16,263 29.50 -2.95 $43,356
New Democratic Mike Scott 7,971 14.46 +1.57 $61
Liberal Rick Szostak 4,131 7.49 -3.85 $21,455
Green Chris Vallee 1,926 3.49 -3.99 $1,475
Western Block Paul St. Laurent 222 0.40 * $1,689
Total valid votes/Expense limit 55,136 100.00
Total rejected ballots 148 0.27 -0.01
Turnout 55,284 59.14 +4.05
Eligible voters 93,478
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Tim Uppal 17,628 35.84 -28.13 $85,943
Independent James Ford 15,960 32.45 $34,907
New Democratic Brian LaBelle 6,339 12.89 -1.42 $110
Liberal Rick Szostak 5,575 11.34 -3.02 $24,297
Green Nina Erfani 3,678 7.48 +0.13 $3,171
Total valid votes/Expense limit 49,180 100.00 $90,906
Total rejected ballots 139 0.28
Turnout 49,319 55.09
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Conservative Ken Epp 34,740 63.97 +6.11
Liberal Ron Symic 7,801 14.36 -10.12
New Democratic Laurie Lang 7,773 14.31 +3.36
Green Lynn T. Lau 3,992 7.35 +0.67
Total valid votes 54,306 100.00
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Ken Epp 27,222 57.86 $38,874
Liberal Maureen Towns 11,519 24.48 $51,197
New Democratic Chris Harwood 5,155 10.95 $2,821
Green Margaret Marean 3,146 6.68 $428
Total valid votes 47,042 100.00
Total rejected ballots 94 0.20
Turnout 47,136 60.15

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