Planning Commission

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Public Participation Welcome!

The public is encouraged to attend and provide comment during general meetings and public hearings.  Planning Commission meetings are scheduled for the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in Town Council Chambers.


Attend In-Person

Town Council Chambers, 60 Second Street, Friday Harbor, WA


Attend Remotely

Town's Zoom Meeting Link

Meeting ID: 881 9776 1958

Passcode: 596612

One tap mobile: +12532158782,,88197761958#,,,,*596612# US (Tacoma)


Announcement:  The regular meeting of Thursday, November 23, 2023 (Thanksgiving Day) is continued until

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27th @ 5:30 p.m.


5:30 PM

Call to Order / Roll Call

5:35 PM

Public Comments

5:45 PM

Work Session – Sign Ordinance Amendments

6:00 PM

Work Session – Consider uniform standards for building design (frontage, façade, etc.)

6:20 PM

Department Update

6:25 PM

Approval of Minutes

6:30 PM



Thursday, December 14, 2023

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to scheduled meetings.  Click here to view approved Planning Commission Minutes.

Regular Meetings

Regular meetings are held as needed on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month.  

Public Hearings 

Public hearings are scheduled as needed. Click here to see a full list of upcoming public hearings


The five-member Planning Commission meets regularly and acts as the fact-finding agency of the Town with respect to growth and development. To that end, the Commission has the continuing duty to review the Town Comprehensive Plan and make recommendations to the Town Council concerning matters relating to land use. Vacancies are filled by appointment of the Mayor with the consent of the Town Council.

Planning Commissioners

Term Expires
Position 1 - Irene Voskamp01/05/29
Position 2 - Brian Carlson07/07/27
Position 3 - Patrick Minney07/07/24
Position 4 - Vacant07/07/25
Position 5 - Francine Shaw07/07/26

Additional Information

For more information, contact Ryan Ericson, Community Development Director.