Cost of filling up on the rise

As Memorial Day approaches, gas prices are on the rise again on Long Island.The average price Wednesday for a gallon of regular gas on the Island was $2.43. Last month, the average price was $2.16.The

News 12 Staff

May 13, 2009, 3:24 PM

Updated 5,544 days ago

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As Memorial Day approaches, gas prices are on the rise again on Long Island.The average price Wednesday for a gallon of regular gas on the Island was $2.43. Last month, the average price was $2.16.The average price last year at this time, however, was $3.97.Experts say gas prices could continue to increase as Memorial Day approaches. AAA expects more than 32 million people to travel this year, the first increase in four years.


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