Calgary-Acadia

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Calgary-Acadia
Alberta electoral district
CalgaryAcadia in Calgary.jpg
2010 boundaries
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Alberta
MLA
 
 
 
Brandy Payne
New Democratic
District created 2010
First contested 2012

Calgary-Acadia is a provincial electoral district in the city of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The district was created in the 2010 boundary redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta using the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

The electoral district was created in the 2010 Alberta boundary re-distribution. It was created primarily from the old electoral district of Calgary-Egmont and a portion of Calgary-Glenmore. Egmont also had some other areas redistributed to Glenmore and Calgary-Fort

Boundary history[edit]

Representation history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for
Calgary-Acadia
Assembly Years Member Party
See Calgary-Egmont 1971-2012
28th 2012–2015 Jonathan Denis Progressive Conservative
29th 2015–present Brandy Payne New Democratic

The current incumbent is Brandy Payne.

Elections[edit]

2015 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
New Democratic Brandy Payne 5,503 34.71 +30.20 $240
Wildrose Linda Carlson 4,981 31.42 -10.66 $26,028
Progressive Conservative Jonathan Denis 4,604 29.04 -16.74 $79,171
Liberal Nicholas Borovsky 764 4.82 -1.45 $nil
Total valid votes 15,852
New Democratic gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +23.47

2012 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2012
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Jonathan Denis 6,863 45.78
Wildrose Richard Jones 6,308 42.08
Liberal Nicole Hankel 940 6.27
New Democratic Nick Lepora 677 4.52
Evergreen Antoni Grochowski 202 1.35

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 Jonathan Denis 341 33.46%
Wildrose Richard Jones 319 31.31%
  Liberal Nicole Hankel 171 16.78%
New Democratic Nick Lepora 98 9.62%
Evergreen Antoni Grochowski 90 8.83%
Total 1,019 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bill 28 Electoral Divisions Act" (PDF). Legislative Assembly of Alberta. 2010. 

External links[edit]