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Bathurst West-Beresford

Bathurst West-Beresford
New Brunswick electoral district
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The riding of Bathurst West-Beresford in relation to other New Brunswick electoral districts.
Coordinates:47°34′08″N 65°54′58″W / 47.569°N 65.916°W / 47.569; -65.916
Provincial electoral district
LegislatureLegislative Assembly of New Brunswick
MLA
 
 
 
Brian Kenny
Liberal
District created2013
First contested2014
Demographics
Population (2011)14,273
Electors (2013)11,256
Census divisionsGloucester
Census subdivisionsBathurst, Beresford

Bathurst West-Beresford (French: Bathurst-Ouest-Beresford) is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, Canada. It was contested in the 2014 general election, having been created in the 2013 redistribution of electoral boundaries from portions of the Bathurst and Nigadoo-Chaleur electoral districts.

It includes the city of Bathurst west of the Middle River, the town of Beresford and rural communities south of the Tetagouche River.

Members of the Legislative Assembly

Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Bathurst, Nigadoo-Chaleur
and Nepisiguit
58th  2014–Present     Brian Kenny Liberal

Election results

2018 New Brunswick general election
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Brian Kenny 4,351 67.53 +4.80
Progressive Conservative Yvon Landry 1,082 16.79 -8.75
Green Mike Rau 503 7.81 +4.19
New Democratic Anne-Renée Thomas 443 6.88 -1.23
KISS James Risdon 64 0.99
Total valid votes 6,443 99.35
Total rejected ballots 42 0.65 +0.32
Turnout 6,485 59.41 -3.62
Eligible voters 10,915
Liberal hold Swing +6.77
2014 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Brian Kenny 4,367 62.74
Progressive Conservative Anne Bard-Lavigne 1,778 25.54
New Democratic Etienne Arseneau 564 8.10
Green Catherine Doucet 252 3.62
Total valid votes 6,961 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 23 0.33
Turnout 6,984 63.04
Eligible voters 11,079
This riding was created from parts of Bathurst, Nigadoo-Chaleur and Nepisiguit, they elected two Liberals and one Progressive Conservative (Nepisiguit) in the previous election. Brian Kenny was the incumbent from Bathurst.
Source: Elections New Brunswick[1]

References

  1. ^ Elections New Brunswick (6 Oct 2014). "Declared Results, 2014 New Brunswick election". Archived from the original on 2014-10-14. Retrieved 15 Oct 2014.