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Gas prices speed toward $4


| brennison@queenscourier.com

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New York City gas prices continue to speed toward the $4 mark three weeks after reaching a 2012 low.

The average New York City price at the pump has risen to $3.89, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, eight cents higher than a week ago.

The cost of gas has jumped 14 cents over the past two weeks. Fuel has remained below $4 since the end of May.

New Yorkers are still paying less than they were last year when residents were paying $4.08 for a gallon of gas.

Nationally, the average cost for a gallon of gas is $3.47, seven cents higher than a week ago.

 

Gas prices continue to roll back


| brennison@queenscourier.com

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Gas prices have continued their more than two month slide.

Prices at the pump have reached their lowest point since mid-February, with the average price in New York City settling at $3.92, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report.

The cost of gas has fallen more than five cents in the past week and 24 cents since the beginning of May.

Last year, New York drivers were paying $4.13 for a gallon of gas.

Nationally, the average cost for a gallon of gas is $3.59, 20 cents lower than last month.