Agassiz (electoral district)

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Agassiz
Manitoba electoral district
AgassizED2011.jpg
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Manitoba
MLA
 
 
 
Eileen Clarke
Progressive Conservative
District created 2008
First contested 2011
Last contested 2016


Agassiz is a provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba. It was created by redistribution in 2008, out of parts of Ste. Rose and Turtle Mountain.

Communities in the riding include Gladstone, Neepawa, McCreary, Carberry, MacGregor and Westbourne. The riding's population in 2006 was 20,805.

List of provincial representatives[edit]

Name Party Took Office Left Office
Stu Briese PC 2011 2016
Eileen Clarke PC 2016 present

Election results[edit]

Manitoba general election, 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Eileen Clarke 5,228 74.72 +3.99
Independent Damian Dempsey 910 13.01
New Democratic Courtney Lucas 450 6.43 –10.69
Green Robert F. Smith 409 5.85 +0.77
Total valid votes 6,997 100.0  
Total rejected and declined ballots 49 0.70
Turnout 7,046 57.14
Eligible voters 12,332
Progressive Conservative hold Swing –4.51
Source: Elections Manitoba[1][2]
Manitoba general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Stu Briese 4,396 70.73
New Democratic Amity Sagness 1,064 17.12
Liberal Gary Sallows 411 6.61
Green Kate Storey 316 5.08
Total valid votes 6,187
Rejected and declined ballots 28
Turnout 6,215 46.01
Electors on the lists 13,509

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Candidates: 41st General Election". Elections Manitoba. 29 March 2016. Retrieved 31 March 2016. 
  2. ^ "41st General Election Official Results" (PDF). Elections Manitoba. 2016. Retrieved 16 September 2016. 

Coordinates: 50°26′02″N 99°12′36″W / 50.434°N 99.210°W / 50.434; -99.210