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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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Recent Blog Posts

May 1, 2017 |

State of the River

Please view the Fox Waterway Agency website for up to date information on the state of the Fox River....

May 1, 2017 |

DEADLINE EXTEDNDED: Mohr SKILLED TRADE Scholarship Opportunity

Through the generosity of Lynne & Ken Mohr of FRVG, a scholarship has been established for those students...

March 6, 2017 |

FOX RIVER CORRIDOR PLAN—Your Input Wanted!

McHenry County Planning and Development is collaborating with Lake County and local agencies, governments, and...

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