Gas Prices

Local Gas Prices Surge Above National Average

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Have you felt like you’re paying more at the pump recently? Your mind is not deceiving you. Gas prices for the Allentown area are up roughly 30 cents per gallon compared to what they were this time last year.

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UGI Announces Price Cut, Average Customer Will Save $1.81 a Month

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Residential heating customers of UGI Utilities Inc.’s Gas Division will see their monthly gas bills decrease by an average of $1.81 beginning July 1 due to a tax relief credit, the company said Thursday. The price cut came after the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission directed utility companies to provide a credit to customers based on the decrease in federal corporate tax rates and other tax changes under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.

Hellertown CITGO Closes

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Visitors to the Hellertown CITGO gas station/convenience store at 1020 Main Street Wednesday were met with caution tape that surrounded and blocked the gas pumps and the entrance to the store.