Riverdale South

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Riverdale South
Yukon electoral district
Riverdale South map.jpg
Riverdale South in relation to other electoral districts in Whitehorse
Territorial electoral district
Legislature Yukon Legislative Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Tracy McPhee
Liberal
First contested 1978
Last contested 2016
Demographics
Electors (2016) 1,442
Census subdivisions Riverdale

Riverdale South is an electoral district which elects a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) to the Legislative Assembly of the Yukon Territory in Canada. Along with Riverdale North, it makes up the subdivision of Whitehorse called Riverdale. It is bordered by the ridings of Riverdale North, Mountainview, Copperbelt South, and Mount Lorne-Southern Lakes.

Its current MLA is Liberal Tracy McPhee, who was elected on November 7, 2016, as part of a Liberal majority government.

MLAs[edit]

Parliament Years Member Party
1978 1978–1980     Iain MacKay Liberal
1981-1982     Ron Veale Liberal
1982 1982–1985     Bea Firth Progressive Conservative
1985 1985–1989
1989 1989–1992
1991–1992     Independent
1992 1992–1996
1996 1996–2000     Sue Edelman Liberal
2000 2000–2002
2002 2002–2006     Glenn Hart Yukon Party
2006 2006–2011
2011 2011–2016     Jan Stick New Democratic
2016 2016–present     Tracy McPhee Liberal

Election history[edit]

2016 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2016[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Tracy McPhee 421 37.2% +8.9%
  NDP Jan Stick 384 34.0% -5.2%
Yukon Party Danny Macdonald 323 28.6% -3.8%
Total 1128 100.0%

2011 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  NDP Jan Stick[2] 380 39.2% +18.7%
Yukon Party Glenn Hart 314 32.4% -11.9%
  Liberal Dan Curtis 275 28.3% -9.5%
Total 969 100.0%

2006 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Yukon Party Glenn Hart 357 41.6% +1.9%
  Liberal Phil Treusch 324 37.8% +3.6%
  NDP Peter Lesniak 176 20.5% -5.6%
Total 857 100.0%

2002 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Yukon Party Glenn Hart 385 39.7% +16.0%
  Liberal Sue Edelman 332 34.2% -14.7%
  NDP Cary Gryba 253 26.1% -1.3%
Total 970 100.0%

2000 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Sue Edelman 422 48.9% -8.8%
  NDP Heather Finton 237 27.4% +27.4%
Yukon Party Ginny Macdonald 205 23.7% -18.6%
Total 864 100.0%

1996 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Liberal Sue Edelman 476 57.7% +52.7%
Yukon Party Barbara Toombs 349 42.3% +12.0%
Total 825 100.0%

1992 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1992
Party Candidate Votes % ±
 } Independent Bea Firth 384 39.7%
Yukon Party Dale Stokes 293 30.3%
  NDP Maurice Byblow 242 25.0%
  Liberal Paul Thériault 48 5.0%
Total 967 100.0%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Unofficial Results, Riverdale South Elections Yukon, November 7, 2016. Retrieved January 20, 2017.
  2. ^ "Territorial Election 2011". Yukon NDP. June 17, 2011. Retrieved June 19, 2011.