Gas Prices Are Still Dropping
Good news Central NY travelers, gas prices in the U.S. fell more than 5 cents over the past two weeks as crude oil prices continue to drop, according to the latest data from the Lundberg Survey. That means gas prices have dropping a total of 24 cents a gallon over the past six weeks.
The average nationwide price of a gallon of regular gas is now $3.24. The publishers of the survey say unemployment has pushed demand down, with prices following. The average price in the Utica/Rome area is still around $3.45 to $3.50 a gallon. The lowest I’ve seen is $3.34 in Verona at the Save-a-Lot when paying with cash. To keep up with the falling prices in our area, click here at lite 987.com.