Sarnia—Lambton (provincial electoral district)

Sarnia—Lambton is a provincial electoral district in southwestern Ontario, Canada. It elects one member to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.

Sarnia—Lambton
Ontario electoral district
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Sarnia—Lambton in relation to other southwestern Ontario electoral districts
Provincial electoral district
LegislatureLegislative Assembly of Ontario
MPP
 
 
 
Bob Bailey
Progressive Conservative
District created1999
First contested1999
Last contested2014
Demographics
Population (2006)105,360
Electors (2007)77,548
Area (km²)1,568
Pop. density (per km²)67.2
Census divisionsLambton County
Census subdivisionsSarnia, St. Clair, Plympton-Wyoming, Petrolia, Enniskillen, Point Edward

The riding was created in 1999 from Sarnia and from part of Lambton when ridings in Ontario were redrawn to match federal ridings.

From 1999 to 2007, the riding consisted of the municipalities of Sarnia, Point Edward, St. Clair and Sarnia 45. For the 2007 election, it gained the municipalities of Petrolia, Plympton-Wyoming, Oil Springs and Enniskillen.

Members of Provincial ParliamentEdit

Sarnia—Lambton
Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Sarnia and Lambton
37th  1999–2003     Caroline Di Cocco Liberal
38th  2003–2007
39th  2007–2011     Bob Bailey Progressive Conservative
40th  2011–2014
41st  2014–2018
42nd  2018–Present

Election resultsEdit

2018 Ontario general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Bob Bailey 26,811 52.75
New Democratic Kathy Alexander 18,995 37.37
Liberal Neil Wereley 2,246 4.42
Green Kevin Shaw 1,856 3.65
Trillium Andy Bruziewicz 601 1.18
None of the Above Jeff Lozier 250 0.49
Independent Fanina R. Kodre 71 0.14
Total valid votes 50,830 100.0  
Turnout 61.56
Eligible voters 82,566
Source: Elections Ontario[1]
2014 Ontario general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Bob Bailey 18,722 41.01 -7.23
New Democratic Brian White 16,327 35.77 +10.28
Liberal Anne Marie Gillis 8,152 17.86 -3.97
Green Kevin Shaw 2,109 4.62 +3.22
Libertarian Andrew K. Falby 340 0.74 +0.35
Total valid votes 45,650 100.00
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -8.76
Source: Elections Ontario[2]
2011 Ontario general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Bob Bailey 19,570 48.32 +10.16
New Democratic Brian White 10,307 25.45 -1.37
Liberal Stephanie Barry 8,819 21.78 -7.63
Independent Andy Bruziewicz 1,077 2.66
Green Jason Vermette 567 1.40 -4.22
Freedom Andrew K. Falby 160 0.40
Total valid votes 40,500 100.00
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 199 0.49
Turnout 40,699 51.75
Eligible voters 78,646
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +5.77
Source: Elections Ontario[3]
2007 Ontario general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Bob Bailey 16,145 38.16 +6.29
Liberal Caroline Di Cocco 12,443 29.41 -16.80
New Democratic Barb Millitt 11,349 26.82 +10.36
Green Tim van Bodegom 2,376 5.62
Total valid votes 42,313 100.00
  Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +11.54

^ Change is from redistributed results

2003 Ontario general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Caroline Di Cocco 18,179 47.54 -1.37
Progressive Conservative Henk Vanden Ende 11,852 30.99 -10.97
New Democratic Glenn Sonier 6,482 16.95 +9.13
Green Bradley Gray 1,414 3.70
Freedom Andrew K. Falby 316 0.83 -0.47
Total valid votes 38,243 100.00

Swing: 4.80% from PC to Lib (Lib hold)

1999 Ontario general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Caroline Di Cocco 19,440 48.91
Progressive Conservative David Boushy 16,679 41.96
New Democratic Mark Kotanen 3,110 7.82
Freedom Andrew K. Falby 517 1.30
Total valid votes 39,746 100.00

2007 electoral reform referendumEdit

2007 Ontario electoral reform referendum
Side Votes %
First Past the Post 27,801 67.2
Mixed member proportional 13,594 32.8
Total valid votes 41,395 100.0

SourcesEdit

  1. ^ "Summary of Valid Votes Cast for each Candidate" (PDF). Elections Ontario. p. 9. Retrieved 20 January 2019.
  2. ^ Elections Ontario. "General Election Results by District, 078 Sarnia-Lambton". Archived from the original on 14 June 2014. Retrieved 13 June 2014.
  3. ^ Elections Ontario (2011). "Official return from the records / Rapports des registres officiels - Sarnia—Lambton" (PDF). Retrieved 2 June 2014.

Coordinates: 42°54′N 82°10′W / 42.90°N 82.17°W / 42.90; -82.17