Seven Oaks (electoral district)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Seven Oaks (Manitoba riding))
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Seven Oaks is a former provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba. It was created in 1956, and eliminated in 1989.

The riding was located in north-end Winnipeg, and was safe for the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation and New Democratic Party for most of its history.

List of provincial representatives[edit]

Name Party Took Office Left Office
Arthur Wright CCF 1958 1961
NDP 1961 1966
Saul Miller NDP 1966 1981
Eugene Kostyra NDP 1981 1988
Mark Minenko Lib 1988 1990

Coordinates: 49°56′06″N 97°06′54″W / 49.935°N 97.115°W / 49.935; -97.115

Election results[edit]

Manitoba general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic Eugene Kostyra 5,158 64.71 +8.73
Progressive Conservative George Finkle 1,841 23.10 -0.69
Liberal Wayne Glowacki 907 11.38 +6.07
Communist Harold Dyck 65 0.82 n/a
Turnout 7,988 63.36 -8.74
New Democratic hold Swing +4.71
Source: Elections Manitoba[1]
Manitoba general election, 1988
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Mark Minenko 3,885 42.81 +31.43
New Democratic Eugene Kostyra 3,553 39.16 -25.55
Progressive Conservative George Finkle 1,636 18.03 -5.07
Total valid votes 9,074 100.00
Rejected ballots 17
Turnout 9,091 72.37 +9.01
Eligible voters 12,561
Liberal gain from New Democratic Swing +28.49
Source: Elections Manitoba[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Historical Summary" (PDF). Retrieved 2018-12-01.
  2. ^ "Candidates: 34th General Election" (PDF). Elections Manitoba. April 26, 1988. Retrieved 2 October 2018.