1948 Ottawa municipal election


The city of Ottawa, Canada held municipal elections on December 6, 1948.

Mayor of Ottawa


Candidate Votes %
E. A. Bourque16,15035.17
Grenville Goodwin15,22933.16
G. M. Geldert14,54731.67

Ottawa Board of Control


(4 elected)

Candidate Votes %
Len Coulter23,330
Dan McCann21,267
Paul Tardif20,067
C. E. Pickering17,779
Stan Higman16,512
Roy Donaldson14,948
S. Leonard Belaire9,856
Charles Boone4,024

Ottawa City Council


(2 elected from each ward)


Rideau Ward
Candidate Votes %
Leslie Avery (X)1,415
John Powers (X)1,175
A. J. Arbour474
Thomas Hubert131
By Ward
Candidate Votes %
Eric Query (X)1,568
Jules Morin (X)1,548
B. E. Tasse628
J. T. Legault338
St. George's Ward
Candidate Votes %
William Newton (X)2,172
Charlie St. Germain1,288
A. Beaulieu1,090
Arthur Moeser987
J. R. Pilon942
Lawrence McLean781
David Langlier510
C. E. Rocque442
C. J. Prot132


Wellington Ward
Candidate Votes %
Martin M. Walsh (X)2,745
Charles Parker2,561
Sam Chandler2,125
Capital Ward
Candidate Votes %
Edward Band (X)2,764
Noel Ogilvie1,721
Tom Davidson1,345
Parlane Christie (X)1,244
Maurice J. Murphy1,176
J. H. Sheppard417
Dalhousie Ward
Candidate Votes %
Wilbert Hamilton (X)2,281
James McAuley1,481
W. P. Kerwin949
W. W. J. Wills815
M. C. Anderson645
John J. Kennedy547
J. Raymond385
Edward Ayoub293
Elmdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
Henry Bradley (X)3,736
Roly Wall2,653
Jack Norris1,336
Ludlum Hawkins1,198
Mary M. Mann869
John Defalco372
H. Cluff103
Victoria Ward
Candidate Votes %
Frank Ellis (X)1,556
Joseph Allard1,359
John J. Hartnett499
Hector Chartier358
Albert Levesque282
Ottawa Ward
Candidate Votes %
Clem Aubin (X)1,809
Aristide Belanger1,636
Henri Rheaume1,629
Larry Lanthier211
Riverdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
David McMillan (X)2,211
Victor Irish1,277
George Sloan1,218
Dean G. Cowan1,921
R. Pushman978
Ivan Sparks587
M. S. Carrigan389
T. H. C. Shipman335
Central Ward
Candidate Votes %
J. Grant Shaw (X)2,392
Fred Journeaux (X)2,277
C. G. Marshall2,017
Roger Webber1,010

References


  • Ottawa Citizen, December 7, 1948