Lunenburg (provincial electoral district)

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Lunenburg
Flag of Nova Scotia.svg Nova Scotia electoral district
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Provincial electoral district
Legislature Nova Scotia House of Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Suzanne Lohnes-Croft
Liberal
District created 1993
First contested 1993
Last contested 2013
Demographics
Population (2011) 17,053
Electors (2012) 13,720
Area (km²) 818.00
Pop. density (per km²) 20.8
Census divisions Lunenburg

Lunenburg is a provincial electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada, that elects one member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly. Large communities in the district include Lunenburg and Mahone Bay.

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of the Legislative Assembly:

Legislature Years Member Party
56th 1993-1998     Lila O'Connor Liberal
57th 1998-1999 Michael Baker Progressive Conservative
58th 1999-2003
59th 2003-2006
60th 2006-2009
61st 2009-2013 Pam Birdsall New Democratic
62nd 2013-present Suzanne Lohnes-Croft Liberal

Election results[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2009
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     New Democratic Party Pam Birdsall 3644 48.82
     Progressive Conservative Peter Zwicker 2049 27.45
     Liberal Rick Welsford 1190 15.94
     Independent Milton Countway 457 6.12
Green Jason Remai 124 1.66
Nova Scotia general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Michael Baker 3969 48.67
     New Democratic Party Chris Heide 2790 34.21
     Liberal Rick Welsford 1200 14.71
Green Stuart Simpson 196 2.40
Nova Scotia general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Michael Baker 3734 46.36
     New Democratic Party Chris Heide 2625 32.59
     Liberal Jim Davis 1695 21.05
Nova Scotia general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Michael Baker 4590
     Liberal Lila O'Connor 2344
     New Democratic Party Marilyn Crook 1982

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