Nickel Belt

Nickel Belt is one of two federal electoral districts serving the City of Greater Sudbury.

Nickel Belt has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1953.

It consists of:

  • the part of the Territorial District of Timiskaming lying west of the townships of Fallon and Cleaver;
  • the Territorial District of Sudbury, excluding:
    • the part lying west of and including the townships of Shenango, Lemoine, Carty, Pinogami, Biggs, Rollo, Swayze, Cunningham, Blamey, Shipley, Singapore, Burr and Edighoffer;
    • the part lying south and west of a line and including the townships of Acheson, Venturi and Ermatinger and Totten, west of and excluding the City of Greater Sudbury, and west of and including the Township of Roosevelt;
  • the northeast part of the City of Greater Sudbury;
  • the Town of Killarney (in the territorial district of Manitoulin and Parry Sound);
  • the unorganized territory lying on the north shore of Georgian Bay and east of the town of Killarney in the Territorial District of Manitoulin; and
  • the Town of West Nipissing (in the Territorial District of Nipissing).

Read more about Nickel Belt:  History, Members of Parliament, Election Results

Famous quotes containing the words nickel and/or belt:

    Castro couldn’t even go to the bathroom unless the Soviet Union put the nickel in the toilet.
    Richard M. Nixon (1913–1995)

    Names on a list, whose faces I do not recall
    But they are gone to early death, who late in school
    Distinguished the belt feed lever from the belt holding pawl.
    Richard Eberhart (b. 1904)