Please complete the following form to request access to perform work in the Chicago Harbors. The form must be completed in its entirety, including submitting a valid and current copy of insurance naming the Chicago Park District and Westrec Marina Management as additionally insured.

All vendors or vendor employees must wear a Vendor Photo Identification at all times while working in the Chicago Harbor system..  Beginning in  2018, Vendor ID’s will be required for access to all Diversey Harbor dock gates, DuSable Harbor C dock and any future electronically controlled access gates.

Upon completion of the form, please allow at least 7 days for parking cards to be available.  You can pick up your 2018 parking cards and vendor ID’s from 31st Street Harbor during the hours listed below.  All persons must bring a valid photo ID (driver’s license, state ID card or passport) to receive their ID or parking cards.

Please note that this access, including any parking cards issued, may be revoked due to any violation of the Code of the Chicago Park District, city, state or federal law, harbor policies or other inappropriate or illegal activity or conduct of yourself, your employees, or any persons utilizing parking passes, codes or access cards issued to you as a vendor. In the event access and/or parking cards are rescinded, no refunds will be made.

2018 Vendor Parking Pass Rates

Type Access Time Cost
24/7 – All Harbors 24/7 $750
Daytime Only – All Harbors 6am-8pm* $625
24/7 – Ala-Cart 24/7 $325+$75 per harbor
Daytime Only – Ala-Cart 6am-8pm* $250+$50 per harbor

* Vehicles must exit by 8:00 pm


Vendor ID and Parking Card Hours

31st Street Harbor

April 16th to April 30th

Monday thru Friday 10am to 2pm by appointment.

May 1st to May 15th

Wednesday thru Sunday 10am to 4pm
(Closed Monday & Tuesday)

May 16th to June 15th

Monday thru Thursday, 10am to 4pm
Friday thru Sunday 10am to 5pm

After June 15th

By appointment only