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

July 1, 2015 |

Independence Day Observance: No Committee Meeting, Village Hall Closed July 3rd.

There is no Village Committee of the Whole meeting scheduled for July 1st. Also, The Village Hall will be closed...

July 1, 2015 |

River Road Roundabout Update

River Road to Close for Roundabout Construction, July 13 The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT)...

June 12, 2015 |

Village Vehicle Tax Due June 30th

The FY16 annual invoice for the Port Barrington vehicle tax, which is due by June 30, 2015, should have arrived in...

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