Carleton (New Brunswick provincial electoral district)
|New Brunswick electoral district|
The riding of Carleton (as it exists from 2014) in relation to other New Brunswick electoral districts.
|Provincial electoral district|
|Legislature||Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick|
|Census divisions||Carleton, York|
|Census subdivisions||Aberdeen, Bright, Brighton, Hartland, Kent, Northampton, Peel, Richmond, Simonds, Wakefield, Wicklow, Wilmot, Woodstock (parish), Woodstock (town)|
Carleton is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, Canada. It is located in the west-central part of the province, and is centred on the towns of Woodstock and Hartland. It was first contested in the 2014 general election, having been created in the 2013 redistribution of electoral boundaries from portions of the former ridings of Woodstock, Carleton and a small part of York North.
The district includes the south-central parts of Carleton County.
Members of the Legislative Assembly
|Riding created from Woodstock, Carleton (1995–2014) and York North|
|58th||2014–2015||David Alward||Progressive Conservative|
|2015–Present||Stewart Fairgrieve||Progressive Conservative|
|New Brunswick provincial by-election, 5 October 2015
On the resignation of David Alward, 22 May 2015
|Progressive Conservative||Stewart Fairgrieve||3,145||48.93||-7.85|
|New Democratic||Greg Crouse||254||3.95||-4.16|
|People's Alliance||Randall Leavitt||95||1.48||-0.95|
|Total valid votes||6,428||100.00|
|Total rejected ballots||15||0.23||-0.09|
|Progressive Conservative hold||Swing||-9.56|
|Source:Elections New Brunswick|
|New Brunswick general election, 2014|
|Progressive Conservative||David Alward||4,061||56.77|
|New Democratic||Jeremiah Clark||580||8.11|
|People's Alliance||Steven Love||174||2.43|
|Total valid votes||7,153||100.0|
|Total rejected ballots||23||0.32|
|This riding was created from parts of Woodstock and the former riding of Carleton, which both elected Progressive Conservatives in the previous election. David Alward was the incumbent from Woodstock.|
|Source: Elections New Brunswick|
- Elections New Brunswick (6 Oct 2014). "Declared Results, 2014 New Brunswick election". Retrieved 18 Oct 2014.
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