Historic District Commission

***Please be advised that minutes may be delayed due the recent retirement of the Town’s minute taker. In the interim, HDC staff are handling the minutes, however there may be a delay in having them readily available.***

Message to HDC Applicants


HDC Meeting and Application Deadline Schedule (PDF)

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Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Most Recent Agenda (PDF) | View All Agendas and Minutes

Click the YouTube image to watch Historic District Commission’s meetings. Videos are available online within 24 hours of the meeting time. 


The Historic District Commission (HDC) meets every Tuesday at 4:00 pm (except on holidays) at the Public Safety Facility building, 4 Fairgrounds Road, Nantucket, MA.


Raymond PohlChair
Term Expires: 2026

Stephen Welch, Vice Chair
Term Expires: 2025

Diane Coombs
Term Expires: 2024

Abby Camp
Term Expires: 2025

Vallorie Oliver
Term Expires: 2026

Jesse Dutra, Associate Member
Term Expires: 2023

Carrie Thornewill, Associate Member
Term Expires: 2024

Constance Patten, Associate Member
Term Expires: 2025

HDC Background & Objectives Summary Mission Statement (PDF)