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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

June 1, 2020 |

Deadline Extension: School Scholarship Offered

The Village of Port Barrington announces its 5th Annual $500 Scholarship Grant to be awarded this spring....

May 29, 2020 |


Shared here is a link to Lake County Health Department’s “Guidelines & Toolkits” for Phase...

May 5, 2020 |

$30 Annual Vehicle Tax Now Due

Payment for Annual Vehicle Tax can now be done online! Port Barrington Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Vehicle Tax will...

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