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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

March 9, 2018 |

Planning Commission Meeting Cancellation

MEETING CANCELLATION NOTICE The Planning Commission Meeting of the Village of Port Barrington 69 S. Circle...

January 18, 2018 |


The Hermann Park ice rink is CLOSED at this time due to weather conditions. CHECK BACK SOON! In the meantime,...

August 22, 2017 |

Fox River Conditions

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

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