Walter Fitzgerald (politician)

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Walter Ronald Fitzgerald
Mayor of Halifax
In office
Preceded by Allan O'Brien
Succeeded by Edmund L. Morris
MLA for Halifax Chebucto
In office
Preceded by James L. Connolly
Succeeded by Alexa McDonough
Mayor of Halifax
In office
Preceded by Moira Ducharme
Succeeded by last mayor of old city
Mayor of the Halifax Regional Municipality
In office
Preceded by Position Established
Succeeded by Peter J. Kelly
Personal details
Born 1935/1936 (age 78–79)[1]
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Political party Liberal
Residence Halifax, Nova Scotia

Walter Ronald Fitzgerald is a retired Canadian politician. He served as mayor of Halifax, Nova Scotia from 1971 to 1974 and again from 1994 to 1996, and was the first mayor of the amalgamated Halifax Regional Municipality from 1996 to 2000.[2]

In the election of 2000, he was defeated by former Bedford mayor Peter J. Kelly.


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  2. ^ Office of the Mayor "Former Mayors of Halifax", Office of the Mayor, accessed November 21, 2010.