1940 Ottawa municipal election


The city of Ottawa, Canada held municipal elections on December 2, 1940.

Mayor of Ottawa


Candidate Votes %
J. E. Stanley Lewis (X)19,72967.79
S. Leonard Belaire11,69232.21

Ottawa Board of Control


(4 elected)

Candidate Votes %
C. E. Pickering13,004
G. M. Geldert (X)12,955
E. A. Bourque (X)12,417
Jim Forward (X)12,416
David Sprague12,190
Grenville Goodwin10,830
Higman10,086
Brethour5,484
Parisien1,963
Bedford1,239

Ottawa City Council


(2 elected from each ward)


Rideau Ward
Candidate Votes %
John Powers (X)947
A. W. Spearman (X)905
Max G. Schoen300
By Ward
Candidate Votes %
Eric Query (X) Acclaimed
J. Albert Parisien (X) Acclaimed
St. George's Ward
Candidate Votes %
Arthur Pinard (X)1,687
Harold Taylor1,630
Hamnett P. Hill, Jr. (X)1,415
Walter Cunningham602


Wellington Ward
Candidate Votes %
Martin M. Walsh (X)1,942
Arthur J. Ash (X)1,506
Christie A. McDonald1,266
Robert Burnett568
James P. Behan278
William A. Coe79
Capital Ward
Candidate Votes %
Edward Band2,065
Joseph McCulloch1,416
W. Earl Linttell1,152
Roy F. Fleming835
Parlane Christie600
C. W. Grant439
J. D. Fraser221
Dalhousie Ward
Candidate Votes %
Daniel McCann (X)2,220
Wilbert Hamilton (X)1,662
Joseph J. Kennedy1,072
James R. Sands437
Elmdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
Henry Bradley (X)2,448
George Pingle1,929
W. H. Marsden1,182
Victoria Ward
Candidate Votes %
J. P. Nolan (X)1,342
Nelson J. Lacasse (X)1,165
Joseph Allard1,092
Ottawa Ward
Candidate Votes %
Aristide Belanger (X)1,680
Napoleon Bordeleau (X)1,492
Oscar Robitaille1,095
Riverdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
Len Coulter (X)1,978
David McMillan (X)1,771
George Sloan1,212
Samuel Dibartolo185
Central Ward
Candidate Votes %
George F. Perley (X)2,403
Fred Journeaux (X)2,082
James J. Enright736

References


  • Ottawa Citizen, December 3, 1940