District 5
(Dartmouth Centre)

District Profile

Total Population, 2006 Census: 14,764

Issue: Tax Reform

Average municipal tax comparison for single family homes

DistrictAverage Property 2009 (taxable)Current Tax (2007)Draft Tax Model (2007)Change in taxes
District 5 (Dartmouth Centre)179,3361,3961,317-5.70%

Source: HRM. HRM Note: Amounts exclude Low Income Rebates. Final adjustments are not included to treat mobile homes as multi-unit; and for the 2009 changes in the Transit Tax structure. Not all area rates are included in the "Current Tax".

Current Councillor

Gloria McCluskey Read her report card.

Elections Data

2008 Results

Gloria McCluskey - Acclaimed

2004 Elections

Gloria McCluskey 3,217 (54.13%)
John M. Cunningham 1,546 (26.01%)
Peter Majeau 1,180 (19.86%)
Voter turnout: 50.51%

80.2% voted for Peter Kelly in 2004

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