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  La Pointe-de-l'Île - History
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Established June 28, 2004
Disbanded Still Active
Last ModifiedCampari_007 October 26, 2012 07:45pm
DescriptionThis riding is located in the eastern end of Montreal. The riding is bounded by Rivière-des-Prairies in the north, the St. Lawrence River in the east, Rue de Cadillac in the south and Sherbrooke Street East, the southwest limit of the former Montréal-Est, Boulevard Henri-Bourassa and Highway 40 in the east.

The riding is highly industrialized, with oil refineries, high technology industries and some steel manufacturing. The average family income is $53,908 with unemployment of 7.7 per cent.

This riding is mainly francophone, and according to the 2001 census, 86 per cent have French as a mother tongue. There is also a significant Italian community in the riding. About 55 per cent are renters.

In 2004, all of Mercier riding, three per cent of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve and a small area from Anjou-Rivière-des-Prairies were combined into La Pointe-de-l'Île. This riding was established in 1933 as Mercier. From 1981-1987, it was Montreal-Mercier. In 1996, 10 per cent of the riding moved into Hochelaga-Maisonneuve.

Population: 98,878

RACES [Show Primaries]
Redistricting: Light Green=Added Territory, Red=Removed Territory,
Dark Green=Kept Territory
Date Type Results
Oct 21, 2019 General Election
Oct 19, 2015 General Election
 Mario Beaulieu
18,545
33.58%
 Marie-Chantale Simard
15,777
28.57%
 Ève Péclet(I)
14,777
26.76%
 Guy Morissette
4,408
7.98%
 David Cox
1,130
2.05%
 Ben Benoit
358
0.65%
 Jean-François Larose
135
0.24%
  Geneviève Royer
96
0.17%
Date Type Results
May 02, 2011 General Election
 Ève Péclet
23,001
48.31%
 Ginette Beaudry
15,466
32.48%
 Olivier Coulombe
4,373
9.18%
 Mathieu Drolet
3,661
7.69%
 David Cox
898
1.89%
 Claude Brunelle
215
0.45%
Oct 14, 2008 General Election
 Francine Lalonde(I)
25,966
56.11%
 Oumy Sarr
7,389
15.97%
 Isabelle Maguire
5,965
12.89%
 Hubert Pichet
5,176
11.19%
 Domita Cundari
1,340
2.90%
 Ben Benoit
261
0.56%
 Claude Brunelle
176
0.38%
Jan 23, 2006 General Election
 Francine Lalonde(I)
29,368
60.46%
 Christian Prévost
7,402
15.24%
 Marie-Migniaud Dominique
6,855
14.11%
 Nicolas Tremblay
3,407
7.01%
 Benjamin Rankin
1,544
3.18%
Jun 28, 2004 General Election
 Francine Lalonde(I)
30,713
66.47%
 Jean-Claude Gobé
10,593
22.93%
 Christian Prévost
1,961
4.24%
 André Langevin
1,751
3.79%
 André Levert
1,186
2.57%

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