Miramichi (provincial electoral district)
|New Brunswick electoral district|
The riding of Miramichi in relation to other New Brunswick electoral districts.
|Provincial electoral district|
|Legislature||Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick|
|Census subdivisions||Miramichi (city)|
Miramichi is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, Canada. It was contested in the 2014 general election, having been created in the 2013 redistribution of electoral boundaries.
The district comprises mainly the portions of the former ridings of Miramichi Centre and Miramichi-Bay du Vin that fell within the Miramichi city limits, namely the former communities of Newcastle and Chatham. Other parts of the city of Miramichi such as Nordin and Douglastown fall in the Miramichi Bay-Neguac district.
Members of the Legislative Assembly
|Riding created from Miramichi Centre
and Miramichi-Bay du Vin
|New Brunswick general election, 2014|
|Progressive Conservative||Robert Trevors||2,743||34.51|
|Independent||Michael "Tanker" Malley||596||7.50|
|New Democratic||Roger Vautour||328||4.13|
|Total valid votes||7,948||100.0|
|Total rejected ballots||46||0.58|
|This riding was created from parts of Miramichi Centre and Miramichi-Bay du Vin, which elected a Progressive Conservative and a Liberal, respectively, in the previous election. Bill Fraser was the incumbent from Miramichi-Bay du Vin, and Robert Trevors was the incumbent from Miramichi Centre.|
|Source: Elections New Brunswick|