Village services are delivered through several operating departments all working together to help make Barrington a great place to live, work, and play.

  • Financial Services coordinates utility billing, parking permits, and provides general accounting and financial management services.
  • Development Services is responsible for maintaining, administering and enforcing the codes, ordinances, maps and policies of the Village, related to engineering, planning, zoning, historic preservation, construction, property maintenance and health.
  • Economic Development coordinates our economic development, marketing, and special events.
  • The Fire Department protects the lives and property of our residents by providing exceptional firefighting and emergency medical services.
  • Human Resources and Risk Management coordinates all personnel-related activities, including recruitment and benefits administration. The department also oversees insurance and other risk management matters.
  • The Police Department protects the safety and security of our residents by providing top-quality law enforcement services.
  • Public Works provides numerous public infrastructure services, including maintenance of streets and the water and sewer systems.
  • The Village Manager's Office generally oversees Village operations, and also has direct responsibility for Information Systems, the website, and Village cable television operations.