31st Street Launch Ramp Closed for Harbor Fest

Diversey Harbor Access

Due to the Chicago Pride Parade, we expect extremely limited vehicle access to Diversey Harbor on Sunday June 29th between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. Expect road closures, including to Cannon Drive, at various times throughout the day. If you have any questions, please contact the Diversey Harbor office at (312) 742-7762.

DuSable Harbor Storm Damage

Around noon today a small but strong thunderstorm blew through DuSable Harbor causing the chains on D and E docks to break free from their anchors.  Chicago Harbor repair crews have successfully re-attached one dock and expect repairs to be completed by the end of tomorrow.  Fortunately , it appears there we’re only a few […]

Burnham Harbor – Concert Traffic Notice

This summer, there will again be a concert series at First Merit Bank Pavilion on Northerly Island.  As a result, traffic will continue to be heavy on concert days for Burnham Harbor boaters.  The Chicago Police Department has asked that for safety purposes, boaters should plan to arrive at least 1.5 hours before events and […]

Winter Damage and Dock Availability

Though we normally experience damage each winter, the severe weather we experienced the past few months has caused more damage than usual.  However, we have extra crews working on the docks and they started several weeks ago as soon as the ice started to melt.  We expect all docks to be open by the beginning […]

2014 Invoices Due

2014 Invoices are due Saturday, February 15th. Payments received after February 15th are subject to a late fee.  If invoices are not paid by February 28th, mooring slip may be reassigned and a reinstatement fee may be charged. Please be advised that due to the large volume of calls and payments, we may be unable […]

2014 Renewal Invoice

Renewal Invoices for the 2014 season were mailed out on December 31st. Enclosed in the mailing you should find the following: • Your 2014 Invoice • Chicago Harbor 2014 Newsletter with invoice payment information, 2014 event calendar, harbor office and fuel dock hours, harbor phone numbers and information on marine sanitation inspections, winter storage and […]

End of Season Notice

The Chicago Harbors season ended on Thursday October 31st.  All boats were required to be out of all Chicago Harbors by 11:59 pm on October 31, 2013, except for those vessels at Burnham Harbor which had a late leaver permit.  Furthermore, parking and dock access has been restricted or suspended to various harbors and parking […]

Harbor hours will change October 1st!

Please be advised that starting Tuesday, October 1st there will be changes to the hours at many of the harbors. Through the end of the season, all harbors will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays except for Burnham Harbor which will remain open each day.  If you need fuel on Mondays or Tuesdays, the fuel […]