about one year ago by Jim Taylor, RFD Radio Network
The price at the pump should weaken heading into the holiday season. That prediction from GROWMARK energy expert Harry Cooney. He says prices are strong now, but that will change.
Data from AAA Chicago shows Illinois gas prices are currently averaging $2.55 a gallon. The highest average in the state is in Chicago at $2.85 per gallon with Bloomington-Normal at $2.51. The national average at $2.46 per gallon. The highest average in the continental U.S. is $3.03 in California.