Vancouver-Fairview

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Vancouver-Fairview is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada. Fairview refers to the city's neighbourhood on its south shore, made up of two rectangles, one bounded by Granville Street to the East, 16th Avenue to the South, Arbutus Street to the West and 4th Avenue to the North and a second area bounded on the east by Main Street, on the west by Granville Street, to the south by 33rd Avenue and the north end boundary is formed by the West 4th-West 6th-West 2nd Avenue road.

Demographics[edit]

Population, 2006 53,321
Population Change, 1996–2001 4.0%
Area (km²) 9.80
Pop. Density (people per km²) 5,514

MLAs[edit]

  1. Gary Farrell-Collins, Liberal (2001–2004)
  2. Gregor Robertson, NDP (2005–2008)
  3. Jenn McGinn, NDP (2008–2009)
  4. Margaret MacDiarmid, Liberal (2009–2013)
  5. George Heyman, NDP (2013-present)

Election results[edit]

British Columbia general election, 2001: Vancouver-Fairview
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Gary Farrell-Collins 12,864 54.94% $35,510
Green Vanessa Violini 5,051 21.57% $3,659
New Democratic Anita Romaniuk 4,772 20.38% $9,902
Marijuana Ron MacIntyre 651 2.78% $735
People's Front Brian Sproule 76 0.33% $57
Total valid votes 23,414 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 142 0.61%
Turnout 23,556 64.20%
British Columbia general election, 2005: Vancouver-Fairview
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
New Democratic Gregor Robertson 13,009 46.59% $138,500
Liberal Virginia Greene 12,114 43.39% $159,138
Green Hamdy El-Rayes 2,479 8.88% $1,468
Sex Patrick Gallagher Clark 121 0.43% $100
Central Party Scott Yee 102 0.37% $110
Work Less Malcolm Janet Mary van Delst 95 0.34% $100
Total Valid Votes 27,920 100%
Total Rejected Ballots 206 0.74%
Turnout 28,126 60.64%
By-election, October 29, 2008: Vancouver-Fairview
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Jenn McGinn 5,752 46.98 $70,030
Liberal Margaret MacDiarmid 4,936 40.32 $92,092
Green Jane Sterk 900 7.35 $7,773
     Conservative Wilf Hanni 489 3.99 $6,886
     Marijuana Jodie Emery 166 1.36 $430
Total valid votes 12,243 100%
Total rejected ballots 29 0.24%
Turnout 12,272 26.93%
British Columbia general election, 2009: Vancouver-Fairview
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Margaret MacDiarmid 11,034 47.09 $144,364
New Democratic Jenn McGinn 9,881 42.17 $106,859
Green Vanessa Violini 2,232 9.52 $749
Independent Graham Clark 165 0.70 $250
Reform Norris Matthew Barens 85 0.36 $250
Refederation Alex Frei 37 0.16 $260
Source: [1]
B.C. General Election 2013: Vancouver-Fairview
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic George Heyman 10,965 47.04
Liberal Margaret MacDiarmid 9,999 42.89
Green Matthew Pedley 2,347 10.07
Total Valid Votes
Total Rejected Ballots
Turnout

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