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Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, May 23

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, May 23

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have fallen 10.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.75/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 8.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.83/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Jacksonville during the past week, prices yesterday were 99.8 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 1.7 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 0.1 cents per gallon during the last month and stands $1.04/g higher than this day one year ago.

Fuel Price Brief for the Week of May 15

Oil prices continued to trade below $100 a barrel last week to settle Friday at $99.65 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange—$2.47 more than the previous week. Prices increased slightly after Europe reported positive economic news and the rising waters of the Mississippi River threatened U.S. oil refineries.

Weekend Traffic Advisories for Duval, Putnam and St. Johns Counties

Weekend Traffic Advisories for Duval, Putnam and St. Johns Counties

If you're traveling through the First Cost this weekend or in the coming week be advised there are some traffic advisories for motorists in Duval, St. Johns, and Putnam counties.

In Duval county expect periodic but temporary lane closures on Heckscher Drive as work crews continue converting the existing two lane rural section to a four lane urban section.

Crews will also be replacing the bridges at Dunn Creek and Broward River. But the new eastbound bridge over the Broward River is open to traffic with one lane of traffic in each direction.

In St. Johns county there are several closures and traffic shifts to report:

County Road 13 at Sixteen Mile Creek: No lane closures scheduled at this time; however, traffic has been shifted and the speed limit has been reduced to 40 mph.

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, May 9

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have risen 0.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.88/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 0.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.93/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, April 25th

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have fallen 0.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.74/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.83/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, April 18th

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, April 18th

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have risen 1.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.74/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 3.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.80/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Report Ranks Jacksonville 10th for Alcohol-related Driving Violations

Report Ranks Jacksonville 10th  for Alcohol-related Driving Violations

According to an Insurance.com survey of 20 major metropolitan cities in the United States, Jacksonville ranks tenth in the nation for drivers with alcohol-related driving violations.