Carleton—Mississippi Mills (provincial electoral district)

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Carleton–Mississippi Mills
Ontario electoral district
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Carleton–Mississippi Mills in relation to other Ottawa electoral districts
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Ontario
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Jack MacLaren
Trillium Party of Ontario
District created 2004
First contested 2007
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2006) 128,915
Electors (2007) 91,649
Area (km²) 1,619
Pop. density (per km²) 79.6
Census divisions Ottawa, Lanark County
Census subdivisions Mississippi Mills, West Carleton, Kanata, Goulbourn

Carleton–Mississippi Mills is a provincial electoral district in eastern Ontario, Canada. It was created for the 2007 provincial election. 78.7% of the riding came from Lanark–Carleton while 21.3% came from Nepean–Carleton.

The riding includes the town of Mississippi Mills plus the former municipalities of West Carleton, Kanata and Goulbourn.

Members of Provincial Parliament[edit]

Carleton—Mississippi Mills
Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Lanark—Carleton and Nepean—Carleton
39th  2007–2011     Norm Sterling Progressive Conservative
40th  2011–2014 Jack MacLaren
41st  2014–2017
 2017–Present     Trillium Party of Ontario

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Jack MacLaren 30,590 47.49 −2.80
Liberal Rosalyn Stevens 20,472 31.78 −2.30
New Democratic John Hansen 8,744 13.57 +2.23
Green Andrew West 4,614 7.16 +3.85
Total valid votes 64,420 100.0   +14.54
Progressive Conservative hold Swing −0.25
Ontario general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Jack MacLaren 28,246 50.29 +2.46
Liberal Megan Cornell 19,144 34.08 +2.15
New Democratic Liam Duff 6,371 11.34 +3.72
Green Scott Simser 1,857 3.31 −7.19
Family Coalition Cynthia Bredfeldt 549 0.98 +0.18
Total valid votes 56,167 100.00 +6.92
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 204 0.36 −0.09
Turnout 56,371 53.50 −1.80
Eligible voters 105,368   +10.42
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +0.16
Ontario general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Norm Sterling 25,126 47.83 −3.5
Liberal Megan Cornell 16,776 31.93 −5.9
Green John Ogilvie 5,517 10.50
New Democratic Michael Hadskis 4,002 7.62 +2.1
Libertarian Rob Alexander 693 1.32
Family Coalition Reynolds James 419 0.80
Total valid votes 52,533 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 238 0.45
Turnout 52,771 55.30
Eligible voters 95,421  
Note: Change in percentage of vote calculated on results redistributed from predecessor ridings.

2007 electoral reform referendum[edit]

Ontario electoral reform referendum, 2007
Side Votes %
First Past the Post 36,565 70.5
Mixed member proportional 15,326 29.5
Total valid votes 51,891 100.0

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