$1.99 Gas!!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Petr51488, Oct 25, 2008.

  1. Petr51488

    Petr51488 LawnSite Silver Member
    from NJ
    Posts: 2,371

    Wow, never thought i would see it again, but the price war between the two stations dropped one of them to 1.99. I filled up for 2.06 today then just a few hours ago, i drove past them again and the other was at 1.99. I'm now happy with the price of gas, but the lower the better! Average prices around here are 2.25 cash for regular, and 3.09 cash for diesel. They should drop again tomorrow.
     
  2. Green Machine Mowing

    Green Machine Mowing LawnSite Member
    Posts: 249

    this happend the last election

    the second this election gets over, it will start creeping its way back up, so fill ever tank and can that you have before then!!!
     
  3. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,096

    Thats good! Gas prices continue to drop. $2.63 for 87. $3.29 for Diesel.
     
  4. DA Quality Lawn & YS

    DA Quality Lawn & YS LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 8,867

    We are still overpriced at 2.30 here.....
    Has a ways to drop yet...stations are taking some profit on the way down.

    Too bad the price drops when the mowing season is almost kaput....I'd love to store up a tank load over winter at these prices but of course can't do that.
     
  5. DuallyVette

    DuallyVette LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,008

    Regular gas is $2.69 to $2.89
    Diesel fuel is $3.49 to $3.89

    The news reports say we're slightly higher than the national average...THEY LIE !!!
     
  6. KS_Grasscutter

    KS_Grasscutter LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,331

    $2.25 gas/$2.99 diesel. We will probably be under $2.00 for gas in a couple weeks.
     
  7. lot0210

    lot0210 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 106

    Believe it or not the truckstops just down the road from me has gass at 2.50 a gal (a truckstop of all places)
     
  8. stevenf

    stevenf LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,612

    I believe the $700 billion buy out plan was a tax pay off for oil companys to calm the economy down. They called it a buy out because they had to trick us into thinking our taxes were getting used else where.
    Think about it. No matter what happens, ever! The price of gas is the one thing people complain about. Get rid of that, get rid of the crysis in 95% of peoples minds.
     
  9. K/B

    K/B LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 480

    This is rotten. We still have $3.00+ gas. Someone is raking in the cash!
     
  10. grasswhacker

    grasswhacker LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,873

    Now we need to drill for our own oil to keep us from getting into this quandry again, while exploring alternative energy sources.
     

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