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

December 28, 2015 |

Village Meeting Schedule

The following meeting schedule for 2016 Regular Committee of the Whole and Board Meetings was approved at the...

October 22, 2015 |

Past Due Village Vehicle Tax Notices

The FY16 annual invoice for the Port Barrington vehicle tax was due by June 30, 2015. As in past years, each...

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...

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