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Bay Area gas prices continue to climb

Original post made on Mar 10, 2011

As California's average gas prices become the nation's highest, Bay Area motorists will be paying an average of 48 cents more per gallon of gasoline now compared to last month, a AAA spokesman said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, March 10, 2011, 12:06 PM

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Posted by HoleInTheHead
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Mar 10, 2011 at 2:52 pm

What was the gas peak price per gallon in the Bay Area circa 2008/2009?

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Posted by gas tracker
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Mar 10, 2011 at 4:45 pm

The highest I paid per gallon for gas in 2008 was $4.499 at a Valero in Cupertino in July 2008. The highest I paid in 2009 was only $3.199 in Sept 2009. And in 2011... only time will tell.

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Posted by Love to save gas
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Mar 12, 2011 at 1:40 pm

I keep 10 clams a week in my pocket just driving a little slower because of a great app I found in itunes called MPG Gas CalcuSaver. This app shows it only takes me a couple extra minutes of drive time a day to save a lot on gas - this is a big help these days with high gas prices. The app is easy and totally worth it.

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Posted by Kristine
a resident of Monta Loma
on May 2, 2011 at 9:42 am

Situations like this is why I'm glad I'm a cyclist.

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