Mount Lehman

Abbotsford-Mount Lehman

Abbotsford-Mount Lehman is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada.

Demographics

Population, 2001 55,493
Population Change, 1996-2001 14.5%
Area (km²) 160.65
Pop. Density (people per km²) 345

Geography

1999 Redistribution

Changes from Matsqui to Abbotsford-Mount Lehman include:

  • Removal of the southeastern portion, in the Poplar and Mill Lake area

History

Member of Legislative Assembly

Its MLA is Hon. Mike de Jong, a former lawyer. He was first elected in 1994. He represents the British Columbia Liberal Party. Mr. de Jong was appointed Minister of Forests on June 5, 2001 and the Minister of Labour and Citizens' Services on June 16, 2005.

Election results

BC Liberal Mike de Jong 11,325 57.55% NDP Taranjit Purewal 6,132 31.16% Green Jed Anderson 1,359 6.91% DRBC Robert Arthur Klassen 472 2.40% Marijuana Timothy Lee Felger 392 1.99% Total 19,680 100.00%

BC Liberal Mike de Jong 12,660 68.48% $32,765 NDP Taranjit Purewal 2,431 13.15% $2,775 Unity Gloria Cavacece (Ewert) 1,576 8.53% $2,437 Green Karl Hann 1,299 7.03% $223 Marijuana Brian Carlisle 451 2.44% $394 People's Front David MacKay 46 0.25% Freedom Robert Wayne McCulloch 23 0.12% $100 Total Valid Votes 18,486 100.00% Total Rejected Ballots 116 0.63% Turnout 18,602 71.44%

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