1936 Ottawa municipal election


The city of Ottawa, Canada held municipal elections on December 7, 1936.

Mayor of Ottawa


Candidate Votes %
J. E. Stanley Lewis (X)22,06584.55
A. H. Cole3,02511.59
William Watson1,0083.86

Plebiscites


(Only property owners could vote)

$350,000 for Sewer Construction
Option Votes %
No3,471
Yes3,460
Reduction in tax rate
Option Votes %
Yes4,248
No2,615


Ottawa Board of Control


(4 elected)

Candidate Votes %
G. M. Geldert (X)12,865
George H. Dunbar (X)11,531
Allan B. Turner (X)10,545
E. A. Bourque9,761
J. Edward McVeigh9,464
Thomas Brethour8,597
A. W. Spearman6,153
Percy Bedford1,178
Joseph McHugh596
Alex Leckie383
Charles E. Goulden303
E. E. Kesterten265


Ottawa City Council


(2 elected from each ward)


Rideau Ward
Candidate Votes %
John Powers625
Fred Goodhouse624
Shirley S. Slinn608
Ernest Bedard428
John Barrett107
By Ward
Candidate Votes %
J. Albert Parisien (X)1,323
Eric Query (X)1,031
James Butler550
Jacob Appelbaum206
J. R. Croteau188
St. George's Ward
Candidate Votes %
Norman H. MacDonald (X)1,541
Arthur Pinard (X)1,478
Arthur A. Moeser748
Albert Laurence638
George Powell92
Cecil Elbourne81


Wellington Ward
Candidate Votes %
Arthur J. Ash (X)1,704
James W. McNabb (X)1,595
Marin M. Walsh1,525
Capital Ward
Candidate Votes %
Edward Band (X)1,941
Harold D. Marshall (X)1,606
A. T. MacFarlane808
Dalhousie Ward
Candidate Votes %
Daniel McCann (X)1,836
Wilbert Hamilton (X)1,488
Richard W. Dawson798
James R. Sands711
George C. Douglas199
Elmdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
William H. Marsden (X)1,306
Jim Forward (X)1,240
Henry Bradley838
Harry Low698
Victoria Ward
Candidate Votes %
Nelson J. Lacasse (X)1,237
J. P. Nolan (X)1,099
M. Romuald Tessier513
D. Bonnenfant406
William McGlancey238
Ottawa Ward
Candidate Votes %
Aristide Belanger (X)1,441
A. Edmond Beauchamp1,350
Napoleon Bordeleau1,303
Riverdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
David McMillan (X)1,540
George Sloan (X)1,363
T. Carroll Boucher539
Central Ward
Candidate Votes %
Fred Jounreaux (X) Acclaimed
Finley McRae (X) Acclaimed

References


  • Ottawa Citizen, December 8, 1936