Friendly by Nature

Welcome to Port Barrington

The Village of Port Barrington is a small town  nestled in the Fox River Valley (pop. 1517, 2010 Census.) Established in 1927 and Incorporated in 1969, the Village of Port Barrington changed its name from Fox River Valley Gardens in 2003.  This recreational community, located in both Lake and McHenry Counties, has walking, biking and snowmobile trails, boating, fishing, and several parks and marinas within its boundaries.  The Fox River Preserve of the Lake County Forest Preserve is also within the boundaries of Port Barrington, offering its own marina, pavilions, and connecting trails for more outdoor enjoyment.

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News & Events

February 19, 2015 |

Free Online Training for Private Well Owners

Through its partnership with the Illinois State Water Survey (ISWS), BACOG is pleased to promote a new...

February 6, 2015 |

Roberts & River Road Temporarily Open

LCDOT has temporarily opened the intersection of River and Roberts Road. According to the project plans, LCDOT...

February 4, 2015 |

Village of Port Barrington– Clerk Wanted

The Village of Port Barrington, Illinois (pop. 1500) is a beautiful community located on the Fox River in McHenry...

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