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Alberta electoral district
AthabascaSturgeonRedwater in Alberta.jpg
2010 boundaries
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Alberta
Colin Piquette
New Democratic
District created 2010
First contested 2012
Last contested 2015

Athabasca-Sturgeon-Redwater is a provincial electoral district in Alberta, Canada. The electoral district was created in the 2010 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta under the first past the post voting system. The current MLA is New Democrat Colin Piquette.


The electoral district was created in the 2010 Alberta provincial electoral boundary redistribution from the electoral old district of Athabasca-Redwater. The electoral district boundaries were updated to align the district to current municipal boundaries along the sparsely populated north and western boundaries.[1]

Boundary history[edit]

Representation history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for
Assembly Years Member Party
See Athabasca-Redwater 2004-2012
28th 2012–2015 Jeff Johnson Progressive Conservative
29th 2015–present Colin Piquette New Democratic

The predecessor district Athabasca-Redwater that existed from 2004 to 2012 and it antecedents had returned Progressive Conservative candidates since the 1970s while old Redwater returned Liberal candidates until 1997. The current incumbent is Progressive Conservative MLA Jeff Johnson who won his first term in office in the 2008 election with a landslide majority.

Legislature results[edit]

2012 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2012
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Jeff Johnson 7,377 48.40%
Wildrose Travis Olson 5,297 34.75%
New Democratic Mandy Melnyk 2,091 13.72%
Liberal Gino Akbari 476 3.12%

2015 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Colin Piquette 6,795 40.48 +26.76
Progressive Conservative Jeff Johnson 5,017 29.89 -18.51
Wildrose Travis Olson 4,975 29.64 -5.11
Total valid votes 16787 100.00

Senate nominee results[edit]

2012 Senate nominee election district results[edit]

Student Vote results[edit]

2012 election[edit]

2012 Alberta Student Vote results
Affiliation Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Jeff Johnson
Wildrose Travis Olson
  Liberal Gino Akbari %
  NDP Mandy Melnyk %
Total ' 100%


  1. ^ "Proposed Electoral Division Areas, Boundaries, and Names for Alberta" (PDF). Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission. June 2010. p. 19. Retrieved January 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Bill 28 Electoral Divisions Act" (PDF). Legislative Assembly of Alberta. 2010. 

External links[edit]