Hamilton East—Stoney Creek

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For the provincial electoral district, see Hamilton East—Stoney Creek (provincial electoral district).
Hamilton East—Stoney Creek
Flag of Ontario.svg Ontario electoral district
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Hamilton East—Stoney Creek in relation to the other Hamilton area ridings
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Wayne Marston
New Democratic
District created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 117,721
Electors (2011) 85,802
Area (km²)[2] 69.90
Pop. density (per km²) 1,684.1
Census divisions Hamilton
Census subdivisions Hamilton

Hamilton East—Stoney Creek is a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 2004.

The riding was formed in 2003 from parts of the former ridings of Hamilton East and Stoney Creek.

Of the 115,709 constituents of the riding, a slight majority were previously constituents in the former riding of Stoney Creek. 58,462 constituents were part of the Stoney Creek riding while 57,247 constituents originated from Hamilton East.

Geography[edit]

It consists of the part of the City of Hamilton lying north of the Niagara Escarpment and east of Ottawa Street.

The riding consists of the neighbourhoods of, Cherry Heights, Homeside, Normanhurst, McQuesten, Glenview, Rosedale, Red Hill, Vincent, Gershome, Greenford, Corman, Kentley, Riverdale, Parkview West, Parkview East, Nashdale, Lake Grayside and the eastern half of The Delta in the former City of Hamilton plus the part of the former City of Stoney Creek north of the Niagara Escarpment including the "Old Town", Fruitland and Winona.

Member of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Hamilton East—Stoney Creek
Riding created from Stoney Creek and Hamilton East
38th  2004 − 2006     Tony Valeri Liberal
39th  2006 − 2008     Wayne Marston New Democratic
40th  2008 − 2011
41st  2011 − Present

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
New Democratic Wayne Marston 21,931 45.18 +3.90
Conservative Brad Clark 17,567 36.19 +12.24
Liberal Michelle Stockwell 6,411 13.21 -14.67
Green Dave William Hart Dyke 1,450 2.99 -1.44
Progressive Canadian Gord Hill 486 1.00 -0.76
Libertarian Greg Pattinson 385 0.79
Communist Bob Mann 138 0.28
Marxist–Leninist Wendell Fields 95 0.20
Canadian Action Bob Green Innes 92 0.19
Total valid votes 48,537 100.00
Total rejected ballots 368 0.75 +0.11
Turnout 48,905 57.64 +1.05
Eligible voters 84,848
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
New Democratic Wayne Marston 19,919 41.28 +5.25 $86,339
Liberal Larry Di Ianni 13,455 27.88 -7.28 $65,307
Conservative Frank Rukavina 11,556 23.95 -1.34 $89,165
Green David William Hart Dyke 2,142 4.43 +1.50 $500
Progressive Canadian Gord Hill 853 1.76 $1,917
Independent Sam Cino 323 0.66 $364
Total valid votes/Expense limit 48,143 100.00 $89,236
Total rejected ballots 311 0.64
Turnout 48,559 56.59
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
New Democratic Wayne Marston 19,346 36.03 +0.19
Liberal Tony Valeri 18,880 35.16 -2.58
Conservative Frank Rukavina 13,581 25.29 +2.98
Green Jo Pavlov 1,573 2.93 -0.03
Communist Bob Mann 316 0.59 +0.25
Total valid votes 53,696 100.00
     New Democratic Party gain from Liberal Swing -1.4
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Tony Valeri 18,417 37.74
New Democratic Tony Depaulo 17,490 35.84
Conservative Fred Eisenberger 10,888 22.31
Green Richard Safka 1,446 2.96
Independent Sam Cino 393 0.81
Communist Bob Mann 166 0.34
Total valid votes 48,800 100.00

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Coordinates: 43°15′03″N 79°48′15″W / 43.2507°N 79.8043°W / 43.2507; -79.8043