Local gas prices drop a penny a gallon
The average price for a gallon of gas in Massachusetts was $2.669 in the latest weekly survey from AAA, down 1 cent from the previous week's average, AAA Southern New England said today.
The current national average for a gallon of gas is $2.74. The surveys focus on the average price for a gallon of self-serve, regular unleaded gas.
A year ago at this time, the Massachusetts average price was $2.51.