Mississauga—Erindale (provincial electoral district)

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Mississauga—Erindale
Ontario electoral district
Mississauga Erindale.png
Mississauga—Erindale in relation to other Greater Toronto ridings
Defunct provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Ontario
District created 2003
District abolished 2018
First contested 2007
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2011) 160,663
Electors (2011) 99,774
Area (km²) 49
Census divisions Peel
Census subdivisions Mississauga
Map of Mississauga-Erindale

Mississauga—Erindale was a provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario since 2007.

It was created in 2003 from parts of Mississauga Centre and Mississauga West ridings.

It consisted of the part of the City of Mississauga bounded by a line drawn from the southwestern city limit northeast along Britannia Road West, southeast along Erin Mills Parkway, northeast along Eglinton Avenue West, southeast along Mavis Road, southwest along the Queensway West, west along the Credit River and southwest along Dundas Street West to the city limit.

In 2018, the district was dissolved into Mississauga—Erin Mills, Mississauga Centre and Mississauga—Lakeshore.

Members of Provincial Parliament[edit]

Mississauga—Erindale
Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Mississauga Centre and Mississauga West
39th  2007–2011     Harinder Takhar Liberal
40th  2011–2014
41st  2014–2018
Riding dissolved into Mississauga—Erin Mills, Mississauga Centre
and Mississauga—Lakeshore

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Harinder Takhar 25,356 48.98 +3.95
Progressive Conservative Jeff White 15,474 29.89 -5.81
New Democratic Michelle Bilek 7,730 14.93 -2.09
Green Vivek Gupta 1,216 2.35 +0.48
Libertarian Christopher Jewell 873 1.69
None of the Above Greg Vezina 641 1.24
Family Coalition Nabila Kiyani 474 0.92
Total valid votes 51,764 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing +4.88
Source: Elections Ontario[1]
Ontario general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Harinder Takhar 20,552 45.03 -2.82
Progressive Conservative David Brown 16,294 35.70 +2.59
New Democratic Michelle Bilek 7,768 17.02 +5.79
Green Otto Casanova 853 1.87 -5.95
Freedom Gerald Jackson 176 0.39
Total valid votes 45,643 100.00
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 134 0.29
Turnout 45,777 43.91
Eligible voters 104,254
Liberal hold Swing -2.71
Source: Elections Ontario[2]
Ontario general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Harinder Takhar 21,551 47.85
Progressive Conservative David Brown 14,913 33.11
New Democratic Shaila Kibria 5,056 11.23
Green Richard Pietro 3,521 7.82
Total valid votes 100.00

2007 electoral reform referendum[edit]

Ontario electoral reform referendum, 2007
Side Votes %
First Past the Post 27,113 62.2
Mixed member proportional 16,447 37.8
Total valid votes 43,560 100.0

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 43°24′N 79°48′W / 43.4°N 79.8°W / 43.4; -79.8