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History of Federal Ridings since 1867



KITCHENER--WATERLOO, Ontario (1997 - 2015)


See:KITCHENER CENTRE (Ontario)(1997 - )
WATERLOO (Ontario)(1979 - 1997)

Representation Order, 1996

KITCHENER-WATERLOO consisting of that part of the Regional Municipality of Waterloo contained in:

(a) the City of Waterloo;

(b) that part of the City of Kitchener lying northerly of a line described as follows: commencing at the intersection of the westerly limit of said city with Highland Road West; thence easterly along Highland Road West to Lawrence Avenue; thence northerly along Lawrence Avenue to Victoria Street South; thence easterly along Victoria Street South to Victoria Street North; thence easterly along Victoria Street North to the easterly limit of the City of Kitchener.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
36 1997/06/02 TELEGDI, Andrew parliamentarian  25,111 47.71% Lib 
WOOLSTENCROFT, Lynne small business owner  11,613 22.07% P.C. 
CONNOLLY, Mike retired  10,502 19.95% Ref. 
MARTIN, Ted technical writer  4,725 8.98% N.D.P. 
KING, Steve teacher  265 0.50% Ind. 
DENNIS, Monte teacher  260 0.49% Action 
BRAUN, Helmut student  153 0.29% M.-L. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
37 2000/11/27 TELEGDI, Andrew parliamentarian  27,132 50.34% Lib 
DOIG, Joshua general manager  12,402 23.01% CA 
BOURKE, Brian broadcast journalist  8,621 15.99% P.C. 
WALSH-BOWERS, Richard professor  4,394 8.15% N.D.P. 
MACAULAY, Jack retired  809 1.50% G.P. 
CORMIER, Robert E. consultant  273 0.51% Action 
NUGENT, Christine call centre agent  164 0.30% M.-L. 
ELLIS, Frank office worker  105 0.19% N/A 

Representation Order, 2003

KITCHENER--WATERLOO consisting of that part of the Regional Municipality of Waterloo comprised of:

(a) the City of Waterloo; and

(b) that part of the City of Kitchener lying northerly of a line described as follows: commencing at the intersection of the westerly limit of said city with Highland Road West; thence northeasterly along said road to Fischer Hallman Road; thence northwesterly along Fischer Hallman Road to the Canadian National Railway situated northerly of Shadeland Crescent; thence northeasterly along said railway to the easterly limit of said city.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
38 2004/06/28 TELEGDI, Andrew parliamentarian  28,015 48.12% Lib 
STRAUSS, Steve airline pilot  17,155 29.47%
LARYEA, Edwin vice-principal (retired)  9,267 15.92% N.D.P. 
RICHARDS, Pauline manager  3,277 5.63% G.P. 
ELLIS, Frank clerk  379 0.65% C.H.P. 
MIHALCEA, Ciprian student  124 0.21% Ind. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
39 2006/01/23 TELEGDI, Andrew parliamentarian  31,136 46.85% Lib 
MANDUR, Ajmer self-employed  18,817 28.31%
LARYEA, Edwin retired  11,889 17.89% N.D.P. 
RICHARDS, Pauline manager, manufacturing  4,298 6.47% G.P. 
MIHALCEA, Ciprian student  173 0.26% Ind. 
ICHIM, Julian political organizer  144 0.22% M.-L. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
40 2008/10/14 BRAID, Peter account manager  21,830 36.06%
TELEGDI, Andrew parliamentarian  21,813 36.03% Lib 
JACOBSEN, Cindy pastor and therapist  8,915 14.73% N.D.P. 
MACLELLAN, Cathy entrepreneur  7,326 12.10% G.P. 
COUSINEAU, Jason software developer  333 0.55% Libert. 
CORBIERE, Mark social worker  107 0.18% Ind. 
HUNTINGDON, Kyle James student  105 0.17% Action 
PORTILLO, Ramon driving instructor  105 0.17% Comm. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
41 2011/05/02 BRAID, Peter parliamentarian  27,039 40.85%
TELEGDI, Andrew consultant  24,895 37.62% Lib 
BROWN, Bill banker  10,606 16.03% N.D.P. 
MACLELLAN, Cathy entrepreneur  3,158 4.77% G.P. 
SCOTT, Steven Bradley technical security analyst  245 0.37% Pirate 
WALSH-BOWERS, Richard professor  174 0.26% Ind. 
ICHIM, Julian community organizer  66 0.10% M.-L. 

The electoral district was abolished in 2015.


See:KITCHENER CENTRE (Ontario)(1997 - )
KITCHENER--CONESTOGA (Ontario)(2004 - )
WATERLOO (Ontario)(2015 - )


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