CORONAVIRUS INFO….

COVID-19 INFORMATION: The Village of Port Barrington shall be following the guidelines set forth by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention and the Illinois Dept of Public Health regarding the coronavirus.  Please click on the links below that will explain the nature of the virus and how you can protect your home and family from the spreading the virus to others. No community is immune. The numbers of COVID-19 will get much worse before they get better. Social contact must be reduced by everyone. Stay home. Don’t hoard supplies. Buy what you need, but don’t hoard.

http://www.dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/diseases-and-conditions/diseases-a-z-list/coronavirus

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/index.html

https://www.lakecountyil.gov/4377/Coronavirus-Disease-2019-COVID-19

https://www.mchenrycountyil.gov/county-government/departments-a-i/health-department/covid-19-novel-coronavirus

Also, we are proud to be part of the community that has established the first drive-thru testing center in the State of Illinois – Good Shepard Hospital. The first step for using this service is to contact your primary physician for referral. The drive-thru service is by appointment only.  Please review the link below for information.

Drive-thru testing

School District 118 has also sent notice about the virus that can be viewed from their website School District 118 dist118.org

ComEd is taking action to help its Customers with payment assistance programs.

ComEd is imposing a moratorium on service disconnections and waiving new late payment charges, in coordination with Illinois leadership support Customers implementing guidance to control the spread of COVID-19.

Please see the attached and share this information with your community. Customers who may be experiencing financial hardship should visit ComEd.com/CARE or call 800-334-7661.

Everyone has a role to play in getting ready and staying healthy. Continue to take preventive actions to prevent the spread of illness – remember the 3 C’s – clean, cover, contain:

Clean

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects.

Cover

  • Cover cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • If no tissue is available, cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve, not your hands.

CONTAIN

  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

VILLAGE HALL:

Due to the continued spread of the Covid-19 Virus, beginning immediately the Port Barrington Village Hall located at 69 South Circle Avenue, Port Barrington, will limit in-person interactions to critical business only between staff and the public while striving to maintain services that are currently provided. 

Please make every effort to contact us by phone or email with your requests, concerns and needs, including the submission of building permit and inspection requests.

Village Hall                                         Building & Zoning Department

847-639-7595                                     847-639-0498

villagehall@portbarrington.net              bz@portbarrington.net