October 1, 2018 12:00 am
Updated: October 1, 2018 12:43 pm

Quebec election: Acadie results

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The riding of Acadie is located at the northern tip of the Montreal. It includes parts of the Ahuntsic-Cartierville and Saint-Laurent boroughs.

Acadie is bordered by Saint-Laurent Boulevard to the east, O’Brien Avenue to the west, the Rivière des Prairies to the north and Highway 40 to the south.

The four candidates from parties serving in the National Assembly at dissolution:

Coalition Avenir Québec: Sophie Chiasson
Parti Québécois: Farida Sam
Quebec Liberal Party: Christine St-Pierre
Québec Solidaire: Viviane Martinova-Croteau

The incumbent MNA heading into the Quebec 2018 election was Liberal Christine St-Pierre.

She has held the seat since 2007.

History

The riding of Acadie was created in 1972.

It is named after l’Acadie Boulevard, a majority artery in Ahuntsic-Cartierville, which runs through the riding.

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