NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s going to cost you more to hit the road.
Gas prices have climbed to the highest level in three years, up 14% in just the last month.
Right now, regular unleaded gas costs on average $2.91 a gallon in New York.
New Jersey drivers are paying about $2.94 a gallon, while in Connecticut, the price averages $2.90.
Overall, prices are 40-50 cents higher than this time last year.