1974 Ottawa municipal election

The city of Ottawa, Canada held municipal elections on December 2, 1974. Controller Lorry Greenberg defeated fellow controller Tom McDougall.

Mayor of Ottawa

Candidate Votes %
Lorry Greenberg33,67949.93
Tom McDougall29,31643.47
Stuart Langford2,8674.25
Alphonse Frederick Lapointe1,5842.35

Ottawa Board of Control

(4 elected)

Candidate Votes %
Marion Dewar37,574
Don Reid35,635
Gary Guzzo34,703
Bill Law24,888
Joe Cassey23,776
Walter Ryan21,772
Gale Kerwin21,212
Byron Hyde20,214
Joseph Louis Paradis5,617

City council

Map of Ottawa's Wards used in this election
1. Alta Vista Ward
2. Britannia Ward
3. By-St. George's Ward
4. Capital Ward
5. Carleton Ward
6. Dalhousie Ward
7. Elmdale-Victoria Ward
8. Gloucester Ward
9. Queensboro Ward
10. Rideau Ward
11. Wellington Ward .
Alta Vista Ward
Candidate Votes %
Don Kay (X)4,596
Phil Graham3,429
Gloucester Ward
Candidate Votes %
Joe Quinn (X)2,601
Mary Mills1,950
Bill Havaris1,744
Bill Zlepnig840
Bill Mason212
Britannia Ward
Candidate Votes %
Sandy Boyce2,412
Diane Birch2,203
Maurice Royer706
Anthony Gray536
Rideau Ward
Candidate Votes %
Rhéal Robert (X)3,878
Roy Mayer1,659
Jim Steinhart1,599
Capital Ward
Candidate Votes %
Don Lockhart (X)2,039
Thom Bennett1,389
Lionel Britton1,306
Bill Kincaid1,030
Wendell Atchison785
Jim Wright387
Leo Morency216
Carleton Ward
Candidate Votes %
Toddy Kehoe1,786
Mike Moore1,405
Alison Bowick1,289
Syd Ford788
Ted Rickar770
Ken Read604
Queensboro Ward
Candidate Votes %
Trip Kennedy2,343
Richard Waddell1,980
Aline Akeson1,156
Brooke McNabb906
Dalhousie Ward
Candidate Votes %
Rolf Hasenack1,105
Garry Kerwin994
John Piazza725
Rudy Capogreco543
Pinky Mitchell436
Ron O'Connell94
Elmdale-Victoria Ward
Candidate Votes %
Pat Nicol2,139
Bruce Harvey1,467
Rolly Wall1,306
Keith Hearn1,237
By-St. George's Ward
Candidate Votes %
Georges Bedard2,456
Jules Morin (X)1,938
Gerard Levesque1,292
Sam McLean446
Wellington Ward
Candidate Votes %
Brian Bourns1,917
Matt McGrath1,366
Trudy Wiltshire811
Paul Macdonnell124


  • Ottawa Journal, December 3, 1974