Boards & Commissions
Boards and Commissions assist and advise departments and special groups. Some work more closely with various departments than others. The Town is always looking for people interested in serving on a Board or Commission.
Although there is no monetary compensation associated with serving on a Board or Commission, your participation will provide for a better form of government.
If you are interested in serving, please submit an Application or Letter of Interest to
Find agendas and minutes for Friday Harbor Town Council meetings as well as other boards and commissions in the town.
The Friday Harbor Arts Commission (FHAC) exists to support excellence, vitality, diversity, and accessibility of the arts as essential to the quality of life and cultural enrichment for town residents and visitors.
The Board considers and recommends measures and incentives that will encourage and foster preservation of historic structures, sites, or districts, and conducts design review for construction projects in the Historic District.
Learn about the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee.
The five-member Planning Commission meets regularly and acts as the fact finding agency of the Town with respect to growth and development.
The Friday Harbor Transportation Benefit District exists to improve the Town’s transportation infrastructure.