Fuel Prices Have Been Rising Steadily All Year

March 3, 2015

By Pat Batcheller

"The good news is that it's still $1.27 less than the same time last year."

AAA Michigan spokeswoman Susan Hiltz.

Gasoline prices have been steadily rising since the start of the year, after falling below $2 per gallon in January. AAA Michigan says the average price is now about $2.41. Spokeswoman Susan Hiltz tells WDET’s Pat Batcheller the price in Metro Detroit is almost 30 cents higher than it was a month ago. Click on the audio links above to hear the conversation.