Gas prices may hamper summer travel plans
Retail gas prices in Florida and nationwide continue to inch their way up. AAA South spokeswoman Jessica Brady says there are a number of reasons why retail gas prices continue to rise as we enter the summer driving season.
The average price in Gainesville is averaging $3.85. Brady says the continued increase in price may affect individuals making plans for the summer.
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