The City of Evanston’s annual firewood sale for winter 2011-12 begins on Saturday, November 5. Firewood may purchased at 2310 Oakton St. (between the Recycling Center and the Animal Shelter). Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays through the end of February, or until supplies are exhausted. Firewood will not be available on Sat., Dec. 24.

Prices are: $30 per 1/8 face cord; $50 per 1/4 face cord; $80 per 1/2 face cord or $150 per full-face cord. Payment by personal check is preferred. Payment also can be made with cash; exact change is appreciated. Credit cards are not accepted.

Employees are available to assist with loading firewood into a vehicle, but cannot deliver firewood. For more information, please call 3-1-1 (847-448-4311).