EDISON - Drivers are seeing slightly higher prices at the pumps in New Jersey.
Gas stations along the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway have jumped 3 cents in the past week to $3.39 for a gallon of regular gasoline. Those prices will remain in place for a week under the terms of a contract with the Turnpike Authority.
NewJerseyGasPrices.com says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in New Jersey today is $3.39. Meanwhile, the national average price is $3.57.
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Experts say gas prices could continue to rise in coming weeks as the summer driving season heats up and consumer demand grows higher.