Don Valley East


Don Valley East
Don Valley East
Flag of Ontario.svg Ontario electoral district
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Don Valley East in relation to other electoral districts in Toronto
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Joe Daniel
Conservative
District created 1976
First contested 1979
Last contested 2006
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2001) 109,640
Electors (2011) 71,366
Area (km²) 27
Pop. density (per km²) 4,060.7
Census divisions Toronto
Census subdivisions Toronto
Map of Don Valley East

Don Valley East is a federal electoral district in Canada that covers the northeast section of the North York part of Toronto. The federal riding was created in 1976 from parts of Willowdale, York East, York North, and York—Scarborough ridings.

It is represented in the Canadian House of Commons by Conservative Joe Daniel. On Toronto City Council, the northern portion (Ward 33) is represented by Shelley Carroll, and the southern portion (Ward 34) is represented by Denzil Minnan-Wong.

Contents

Boundaries

Consisting of that part of the City of Toronto described as follows: commencing at the intersection of Victoria Park Avenue with the hydroelectric transmission line situated northerly of Apache Trail; thence southwesterly along said transmission line to Ontario Highway 404; thence southerly along said highway to Finch Avenue East; thence westerly along said avenue to Leslie Street; thence generally southerly along said street to the Canadian National Railway; thence southerly along said railway to Don Mills Road; thence southerly along said road to the Canadian Pacific Railway situated northerly of Eglinton Avenue East; thence northeasterly along said railway to the Don River East Branch; thence generally southerly along said branch to the westerly production of Sunrise Avenue; thence easterly along said production and Sunrise Avenue to Victoria Park Avenue; thence northerly along Victoria Park Avenue to the point of commencement.

Members of Parliament

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member and margin of victory Party
Willowdale, York East, York North, and York—Scarborough prior to 1976
31st 1979–1980 7.3%     Sam Wakim Progressive Conservative
32nd 1980–1984 1.6%     David Smith Liberal
33rd 1984–1988 20.4%     Bill Attewell Progressive Conservative
34th 1988–1993 6.8%     Alan Redway Progressive Conservative
35th 1993–1997 30.8%     David Collenette Liberal
36th 1997–2000 33.0%
37th 2000–2004 52.1%
38th 2004–2006 26.6%     Yasmin Ratansi Liberal
39th 2006–2008 24.8%
40th 2008–2011 17.1%
41st 2011–present 2.2%     Joe Daniel Conservative

Boundaries

It consists of the part of the City of Toronto bounded:

  • on the east by Victoria Park Avenue,
  • on the north by the hydroelectric transmission line situated north of Apache Trail running west from Victoria Park Avenue to Highway No. 404, then along that highway to Finch Avenue East, and west along Finch Avenue to Leslie Street;
  • on the west by Leslie street as far as the Canadian National Railway, then by the railway to Don Mills Road, then south along Don Mills Road to the Canadian Pacific Railway, then northeast along the railway to the Don River East Branch, and south along the Don River to just west of Sunrise Avenue, and
  • on the south by Sunrise Avenue.

Former boundaries

Election results

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     Conservative Joe Daniel 14,422 36.78 +5.78
     Liberal Yasmin Ratansi 13,552 34.56 -13.51
     New Democrat Mary Trapani Hynes 9,878 25.19 +11.87
     Green Akil Sadikali 1,114 2.84 -4.05
     Christian Heritage Ryan Kidd 246 0.63 -0.07
Total valid votes 39,212 100.00
Total rejected ballots 218 0.55
Turnout 39,430 57.24
Eligible voters 68,890


Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     Liberal Yasmin Ratansi 18,264 48.07 -5.92 $67,602
     Conservative Eugene McDermott 11,777 31.00 +1.84 $77,618
     New Democrat Mary Trapani Hynes 5,062 13.32 +0.43 $5,282
     Green Wayne Clements 2,618 6.89 +2.95 $4,032
     Christian Heritage Alex Kovalenko 266 0.70 $163
Total valid votes/Expense limit 37,987 100.00 $81,387
     Liberal hold Swing -3.88
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Yasmin Ratansi 23,441 53.99 -0.6
     Conservative Eugene McDermott 12,661 29.16
     New Democrat Richard Alan Hennick 5,597 12.89 -0.3
     Green Wayne Clements 1,714 3.94 +1.0
Total valid votes 43,413 100.00
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Yasmin Ratansi 21,864 54.6 -12.0
     Conservative David Johnson 11,206 28.0 +7.7
     New Democrat Valerie Mah 5,287 13.2 +7.4
     Green Dan King 1,172 2.9
     Christian Heritage Ryan Kidd 351 0.8 +0.3
     Communist Christopher Black 149 0.4
Total valid votes 40,029 100.0

Note: Conservative vote is compared to the total of the Canadian Alliance vote and Progressive Conservative vote in 2000 election.

Canadian federal election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal David Collenette 25,915 66.6 +11.5
     Progressive Conservative Cecila Fusco 5,645 14.5 -7.6
     Canadian Alliance Kasra Nejatian 4,736 12.2 -1.1
     New Democrat Ron Casey Nestor 2,249 5.8 -1.9
     Independent Ryan Kidd 212 0.5
     Marxist–Leninist Judith Snow 153 0.4
Total valid votes 38,910 100.0

Note: Canadian Alliance vote is compared to the Reform vote in 1997 election.

Canadian federal election, 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal David Collenette 21,511 55.1 +1.0
     Progressive Conservative Denzil Minnan-Wong 8,610 22.1 -1.3
     Reform John Pope 5,167 13.2 -4.1
     New Democrat Shodja Ziaian 2,981 7.6 +3.8
     Canadian Action Joe Braini 384 1.0
     Natural Law Mark Roy 192 0.5 0.0
     Independent Mariam Abou-Dib 170 0.4
Total valid votes 39,015 100.0
Canadian federal election, 1993
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal David Collenette 21,511 54.1 +16.2
     Progressive Conservative Alan Redway 9,279 23.3 -21.4
     Reform Gordon E. Honsey 6,877 17.3
     New Democrat Janice Waud Loper 1,538 3.9 -11.2
     Libertarian Mark Meschino 238 0.6 -0.7
     Natural Law Fred Fredeen 205 0.5
     Marxist–Leninist Roger Carter 90 0.2
     Abolitionist Michael Mazerolle 22 0.1
Total valid votes 39,760 100.0
Canadian federal election, 1988
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Alan Redway 18,719 44.7 -9.7
     Liberal Yasmin Ratansi 15,881 37.9 +3.9
     New Democrat Brant Loper 6,310 15.1 +4.4
     Libertarian Mark Meschino 538 1.3 +0.6
     Independent David Smith 271 0.6
     Communist Maria Kontopidis 155 0.4
Total valid votes 41,874 100.0
Canadian federal election, 1984
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Progressive Conservative Bill Attewell 29,706 54.4 +11.4
     Liberal David Smith 18,578 34.0 -10.6
     New Democrat Joe Macdonald 5,842 10.7 -0.9
     Libertarian Robert Champlain 356 0.7 +0.1
     Independent Arthur V. Wright 162 0.3 +0.1
Total valid votes 54,644 100.0
Canadian federal election, 1980
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal David Smith 21,944 44.6 +4.8
     Progressive Conservative Sam Wakim 21,119 43.0 -4.2
     New Democrat Saul Paton 5,713 11.6 -0.7
     Libertarian Gordon Keys 286 0.6 0.0
     Independent Arthur V. Wright 98 0.2
Total valid votes 49,160 100.0
Canadian federal election, 1979
Party Candidate Votes %
     Progressive Conservative Sam Wakim 25,352 47.2
     Liberal Mike Smith 21,428 39.9
     New Democrat Saul Paton 6,595 12.3
     Libertarian Nick Moldovanyi 301 0.6
     Marxist–Leninist Donna Gordon 56 0.1
Total valid votes 53,732 100.0

See also

  • List of Canadian federal electoral districts
  • Past Canadian electoral districts

Sources


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