By: Lisa Broadt, Treasure Coast Newspapers
Nine Treasure Coast city, county and Indian River County Hospital District candidates were elected or re-elected without opposition at noon Friday, the final opportunity to qualify as a 2018 candidate in the August elections.
Martin, St. Lucie and Indian River counties, as well as municipalities in Martin and St. Lucie counties — including Stuart, Fort Pierce, Port St. Lucie and Sewall’s Point — and the Indian River County Hospital District will hold primary or general elections Aug. 28.
Orchid, Fellsmere, Sebastian, Vero Beach and Indian River Shores — the Indian River municipalities — will hold general elections Nov. 6, with a qualifying deadline of Sept. 9.
In the only uncontested city or county race in Martin County, Stuart City Commissioner Eula Clarke was automatically re-elected to her fourth term on the City Commission, Group 5, according to the City Clerk's office. Clarke will serve a two-year term with an $18,000 salary…