Historic Preservation Review Board

Regular Meetings

The HPRB meets regularly at 5:00 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month. See Agenda and Participation Info for meeting location.

Public Participation

The Public is encouraged to attend & comment at our meeting. Participation info:

In Person: Town Council Chambers, 60 Second Street, Friday Harbor, WA

By Zoom: 

  • Town Zoom Meeting Link

  • Meeting ID: 892 4184 1279 / Passcode: 534709

  • One tap mobile: +12532158782,,89241841279#,,,,*534709# US (Tacoma)

Coming Soon! The Public may view livestream on Town's YouTube Channel.



Wednesday, April 26, 2023 @ 5pm

Agenda will be posted when available.

Agendas, Minutes & Video

Agenda Minutes Video

Background and Mission

In 1998, the Town of Friday Harbor created a Historic Preservation Program (HPRB) and the Historic Preservation Review Board to serve in an advisory capacity to the Town Council. 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.

Board Member Term Length and Qualifications

The Town of Friday Harbor Historic Preservation Review Board is a five-member volunteer board appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Town Council. Members of the HPRB shall serve terms of two years. The term of office of each officer shall run until the subsequent election.


The Council shall appoint members with qualifications, skills, or demonstrated experience and interest in one or more of the following categories:

  • Architecture/architectural history
  • Construction
  • Design review
  • Historic preservation
  • Historical research
  • Landscape design
  • Local history
  • Planning
  • Real estate


VolunteerTerm expires:
David HarshMarch 31, 2024
Jeff IversonMarch 31, 2023
Nadine CookMarch 31, 2024
Brian CarlsonMarch 31, 2023
Karl EberhardMarch 31, 2024


(Vacant)Historic Preservation Coordinator
Peggy Sue McRaeRecording Secretary