1923 Ottawa municipal election


The city of Ottawa, Canada held municipal elections on January 1, 1923 to elect members of the 1923 Ottawa City Council.

Mayor of Ottawa


Candidate Votes %
Frank H. Plant Acclaimed

Plebiscites



Municipal ownership of the Ottawa Street Railway (property holders)
Option Votes %
Against3,56950.04
For3,56349.96
Daylight saving time
Option Votes %
For7,96655.00
Against6,51845.00
Service at cost agreement
Option Votes %
Against9,28865.31
For4,93334.69
$50,000 bylaw for playgrounds
Option Votes %
Against4,24559.67
For2,86940.33
Abattoir bylaw to raise $75,000
Option Votes %
Against4,88667.46
For2,35732.54

Ottawa Board of Control


(4 elected)

Candidate Votes %
John P. Balharrie6,89416.16
John Cameron6,78615.91
Arthur Ellis6,77515.88
Joseph McGuire6,26314.68
Napoleon Champagne6,09714.29
Charles J. Tulley4,26810.01
Thomas Brethour4,0219.43
J. W. Hinchcliffe1,5533.64

Ottawa City Council


(2 elected from each ward)

Rideau Ward
Candidate Votes %
S. Rupert Broadfoot Acclaimed
D. H. Macdonald Acclaimed
By Ward
Candidate Votes %
Edward Gaulin61934.26
Fred Desjardins59632.98
Eric Query59232.76
St. George Ward
Candidate Votes %
W. J. McCaffrey99633.69
Walter Cunningham98733.39
Leslie P. Whyte[1]53818.20
Kealey43514.72
Wellington Ward
Candidate Votes %
James W. McNabb1,36743.41
Erenest D. Lowe1,18837.73
E. W. Marshall59418.86
Capital Ward
Candidate Votes %
H. H. McElroy Acclaimed
T. H. Brewer Acclaimed
Dalhousie Ward
Candidate Votes %
J. A. Forward1,50730.96
Fred Hunt1,26125.90
W. E. O'Meara1,17224.08
Harry Lowe50110.29
Porteous4278.77
Victoria Ward
Candidate Votes %
Patrick Nolan98640.66
Ernest Laroche81333.53
Gerald Sims62625.81
Ottawa Ward
Candidate Votes %
Napoleon Bordeleau82037.02
Telmond St. Denis71432.23
Guertin68130.74
Central Ward
Candidate Votes %
William R. Low91527.84
C. Allen Snowdon82124.98
Barber81024.64
Hamilton74122.54

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