Gas up 9¢ this week, 20¢ in three consecutive increases

Gas up 9¢ this week, 20¢ in three consecutive increases

MASSACHUSETTS - Gasoline prices in Massachusetts are up nine cents this week, the third consecutive week of increases, according to AAA Southern New England.

AAA’s July 23rd survey of prices in Massachusetts found self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $3.569 per gallon, nine cents higher than a week ago. Prices locally are up 20 cents over the past three weeks. The current price is nine cents above the national average for self serve unleaded of $3.47. A year ago at this time the Massachusetts average price was $3.74.

Find the most up-to-date local gas prices with the AAA Fuel Finder by logging onto AAA.com and clicking on Gas Saving Tips & Tools. AAA members can also obtain a copy of the Gas Watcher’s Guide at their local AAA Southern New England office.

AAA Southern New England is a not-for-profit auto club with 46 offices in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut, providing more than 3 million local AAA members with travel, insurance, finance, and auto-related services.

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