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Gas prices fall for 10th straight week


| brennison@queenscourier.com

Gas Prices

As summer approaches, gas prices continue to approach the lowest prices of the year.

The average New York City gas price has fallen for the past 10 weeks and settled at $3.80, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report.

Many stations throughout the Queens come in well below the city average.

Over the past week, the cost of gas has fallen six cents in the city and has dropped 26 cents over the past month.

At this time last year New Yorkers were paying $4.06 for a gallon of gas.

Nationally, the average cost for a gallon of gas is $3.51, 19 cents lower than a month ago.

Gas prices surpass $4 in the city


| brennison@queenscourier.com

Prices at the pump continue to rise as the per gallon cost for customers has surpassed the $4 mark.

Gas prices have risen 25 cents over the past month and 6 cents since last week, according to AAA’s daily fuel gauge. The current average in New York City is $4.023 per gallon — a price that has not been approached  since the summer.

A year ago average gas prices were $3.619 in the city.

Nationally, prices are up more than 13 cents in the past week to $3.698.