Gimli (electoral district)



Description

Gimli is a provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba. It was created by redistribution in 1899, and has existed continuously since that time.Gimli is located to the immediate north of the City of Winnipeg. It is bordered to the north by Interlake, to the west by Interlake and Lakeside, and to the east by Lake Winnipeg and Selkirk.Communities in the riding include Gimli, Winnipeg Beach, Petersfield, Clandeboye and Matlock.The riding's population in 1996 was 19,700. In 1999, the average family income was $58,790, and the unemployment rate was 7.90%. The service sector accounts for 15% of industry in the riding, with a further 11% each in manufacturing and the retail trade. There is also a significant fishing and tourism economy in the riding.Gimli is home to the largest Icelandic community in the world outside of Iceland, and many of its MLAs have been from this background. It also has significant Ukrainian and German communities, at 12% and 6% respectively.Gimli is a "bellwether" riding, and has elected a candidate from a governing party in all but five elections since its establishment (the exceptions were 1907, 1920, 1922, 1936 and 1999). It is currently regarded as a marginal.

Parking

Lot Parking No
Street Parking No
Valet Parking No

Places Nearby


Rural Municipality of Gimli
R0C 1B0, R0C 1B1
City

Spruce Ridge Carpentry
Camp Morton Rd, Gimli, Manitoba Roc omo
Construction Company, Professional Service

Gimli (electoral district)

Government Organization

Little Retreat in the Forest
Ukranian Park Rd, Gimli, Manitoba R0C 0M0
Hotel & Lodging

Caesar's Dog Palace
Box84, Arborg, Manitoba R0C 0C0
Kennel, Pet Sitter, Dog Walker

Arnes Mb
Rd 122N, Arnes R0C 0C0
Lake, Borough

Riding the Rainbow
Box 840, Ashern, Manitoba R0C 0C0
Local Business
Spruce Sands

Local Business
Mordens Meadows Trailer Park
20056 Camp Neustadt Rd 120N Arnes, Gimli, Manitoba R0C 1B0
RV Park
Spruce Sands Resort

Local Business
Silver Harbor
Gimli, Manitoba
Local Business

Camp Neustadt, Gimli Manitoba
20079 Camp Neustadt Rd 120N, Gimli, Manitoba R0C 1B0
Outdoor, Recreation & Fitness, RV Park

Spruce Sands Trailer Resort
20089 Spruce Bay Rd 121N, Gimli, Manitoba R0C 0C0
RV Park

The New Alycia's
20010 Glen Bay Rd, Gimli, Manitoba R0C 1B1
Restaurant


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