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Port Moody-Coquitlam (provincial electoral district)

Port Moody-Coquitlam is a provincial electoral district in British Columbia, Canada established by the Electoral Districts Act, 2008. It was first contested in the 2009 general election in which BC Liberal Iain Black was elected as its MLA. Black resigned effective October 3, 2011, so he could accept a job as the president and CEO of the Vancouver Board of Trade.

Port Moody-Coquitlam
British Columbia electoral district
BC 2015 Port Moody-Coquitlam.png
Provincial electoral district
LegislatureLegislative Assembly of British Columbia
MLA
 
 
 
Rick Glumac
New Democratic
District created2008
First contested2009
Last contested2013
Demographics
Population (2006)46,148
Area (km²)81.14
Pop. density (per km²)568.7
Census divisionsMetro Vancouver
Census subdivisionsPort Moody, Coquitlam, Anmore, Belcarra

Member of Legislative AssemblyEdit

Parliament Years Member Party
Port Moody-Westwood, Burquitlam and Port Coquitlam-Burke Mountain prior to 2009
39th 2009–2011   Iain Black BC Liberal
2012–2013   Joe Trasolini New Democrat
40th 2013–2017   Linda Reimer BC Liberal
41st 2017–present   Rick Glumac New Democrat

Election resultsEdit

2017 British Columbia general election
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Rick Glumac 11,754 47.69
Liberal Linda Reimer 9,910 40.20
Green Don Barthel 2,985 12.11
Total valid votes 24,649 100.00
Source: Elections BC[1]
2013 British Columbia general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Linda Reimer 9,675 46.38 +16.08 $97,626
New Democratic Joe Trasolini 9,238 44.29 -10.05 $130,654
Green Billie Helps 1,708 8.19 - $250
Libertarian Jeff Monds 237 1.14 - $250
Total valid votes 20,858 100.00
Total rejected ballots 133 0.63
Turnout 20,991 58.75
Source: Elections BC[2]
2012 By-election Port Moody-Coquitlam[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ± Expenditures
New Democratic Joe Trasolini 6,247 54.34 +14.6
Liberal Dennis Marsden 3,484 30.30 -21.9
     Conservative Christine Clarke 1,766 15.36
Total Valid Votes 11,497 100
Total Rejected Ballots 45
Turnout 11,542 32.07
2009 British Columbia general election
Party Candidate Votes % Expenditures
Liberal Iain Black 9,979 52.15 $92,290
New Democratic Shannon Watkins 7,614 39.80 $76,297
Green Rebecca Helps 1,261 6.59 $1,048
Your Political Party James Filippelli 198 1.03 $775
Refederation Donna Vandekerkhove 82 0.43 $260
Total Valid Votes 19,134 100
Total Rejected Ballots 102 0.53
Turnout 19,236 57.44

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Elections BC Statement of Votes 2017 Provincial General Election" (PDF). Elections BC. Retrieved 3 June 2018.
  2. ^ "Statement of Votes - 40th Provincial General Election" (PDF). Elections BC. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Report of the Chief Electoral Officer on the Port Moody-Coquitlam and Chilliwack-Hope By-elections" (PDF). Elections B.C. Retrieved 2013-03-07.

Coordinates: 49°19′N 122°50′W / 49.31°N 122.83°W / 49.31; -122.83