Three Hills-Airdrie

Three Hills-Airdrie was a provincial electoral district in Alberta, Canada, mandated to return a single member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta using the first-past-the-post method of voting from 1993 to 1997.[1]

Three Hills-Airdrie
Alberta electoral district
Defunct provincial electoral district
LegislatureLegislative Assembly of Alberta
District created1993
District abolished1997
First contested1993
Last contested1993

HistoryEdit

The Three Hills-Airdrie electoral district was created in the 1993 electoral district re-distribution from the Three Hills and Drumheller electoral districts. It would only be contested once in the 1993 Alberta general election, and represented by Progressive Conservative MLA Carol Louise Haley. The district was dissolved in the 1997 electoral district re-distribution into the Airdrie-Rocky View and Olds-Didsbury-Three Hills electoral districts.[2]

Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs)Edit

  Name Party Elected Left Office
See: Three Hills 1963-1993 and Drumheller 1930-1993
  Carol Haley Progressive Conservative 1993 1997
See: Airdrie-Rocky View 1997-2004 and Olds-Didsbury-Three Hills 1997-present

Boundary historyEdit

Year Boundary Change North South East West
1993 New district Innisfail-Sylvan Lake and Lacombe-Stettler Bow Valley and Drumheller. Olds-Didsbury, Banff-Cochrane, Calgary Nose Creek, Calgary McCall, Calgary Cross, Calgary Montrose and Calgary Shaw. Highwood.

Election resultsEdit

1993 general electionEdit

1993 Alberta general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Carol Louise Haley 5,666 51.23%
Liberal Don MacDonald 3,783 34.20%
New Democratic Gordon Twigg 553 5.00%
Social Credit Peter Smits 517 4.67%
Alberta Alliance George Shenton 424 3.83%
Confederation of Regions Lawrence Lein 118 1.07%
Total 11,061
Rejected, spoiled and declined 30
Eligible electors / turnout 17,929 61.86%
Progressive Conservative pickup new district.
Source(s)
Source: "Three Hills-Airdrie Official Results 1993 Alberta general election". Alberta Heritage Community Foundation. Retrieved May 21, 2020.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Election results for Three Hills-Airdrie". abheritage.ca. Wayback Machine: Heritage Community Foundation. Archived from the original on December 8, 2010. Retrieved June 8, 2020.
  2. ^ Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission (June 1996). "Proposed Electoral Division Areas, Boundaries, and Names for Alberta. Final Report to the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta". Legislative Assembly of Alberta. Retrieved May 29, 2020.

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Coordinates: 51°32′N 113°41′W / 51.54°N 113.68°W / 51.54; -113.68