The surrounding areas of Lake Barrington, Barrington, Lake Zurich, and Wauconda offer support and convenience to the residents of Lake Barrington Shores.
Bus transportation is offered from the community to the Barrington 220 Community Unit School District, which is consistently ranked among the state’s top 5% school districts academically.
Emergency services are provided by Wauconda Fire District and Lake County Sheriff.
Shopping opportunities are abundant along nearby Rand Road, Route 59, Route 22 and Northwest Highway.
The Village of Lake Barrington offers several alternatives to receive and look up information. The primary source of online information is the Village website at www.lakebarrington.org.
Besides the hard copy Lake Barrington Bulletin, the Village emails a monthly newsletter to people who sign up for E-communications. The Village E-News provides information such as garbage pick-up delays, events such as the Freier Farm Barn Stomp, and seasonal news. To sign up for E-Communications, visit the Communications webpage on the Village website And don’t forget, “LIKE” the Village’s Facebook site if you’re a fan of social media.