Home / Getting around / Gas prices may hamper summer travel plans

Gas prices may hamper summer travel plans

By

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.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

The average price in Gainesville is averaging $3.85. Brady says the continued increase in price may affect individuals making plans for the summer.

About Ethan Magoc

Ethan is a news editor for WUFT News. He's a Pennsylvania native and worked at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for two years, but has found a home reporting Florida's stories.

Check Also

I75 traffic

Can More Rail Freight Help Relieve I-75 Congestion?

As the I-75 Relief Task Force continues its work, here's a look at the potential for rail to help the busy highway.