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Labor Day Travelers To Pay More At The Pump

According to AAA, more than 600,000 Coloradans will travel 50 or more miles away from home this Labor Day weekend. Coloradans planning to travel by car this year will pay an average of $2.45 for a gallon of gas, a 20- to Continue reading

Will Hurricane Harvey Affect CO Gas Prices?

Although Hurricane Harvey is a long way from Colorado, it still has the potential to affect the State’s gas prices. The storm crashed into the central Texas coast, straight through some of the country’s largest oil refineries. There are 16 oil refineries in the area that account for 18.2 percent of total U.S. oil refining capacity. While Coloradans should expect to see Continue reading

Busy Travel Conditions For 4th Of July Weekend

A record number of Coloradans are expected to travel this Fourth of July weekend. According to AAA, 760,000 Coloradans will journey 50 miles or more from home this weekend, a 3% increase over last year. Experts attribute the increase to Colorado’s historically low unemployment Continue reading

Coloradans Hit The Road For Memorial Day

More people from Colorado are projected to travel this Memorial Day Weekend than have since the summer of 2005. Over 715,000 Coloradans, or roughly 13% of the population, are expected to travel 50 miles or more from Continue reading

Millennials Ranked As Worst Drivers In The US

40,200 people died last year in traffic accidents in the United States, making it the deadliest year for drivers and travelers in the last decade. According to a new report from  AAA, millennial driving habits helped contribute to the increase in deaths. According to a survey, 88% of drivers Continue reading

Coloradans Hit The Road For Thanksgiving

holiday-travelThe number of Coloradans traveling more than 50 miles from their homes for the Thanksgiving holiday is expected to increase for the 9th straight year.  AAA is estimating that approximately 791 thousand Coloradans or 14.5% of the population will travel away from home for the Thanksgiving Continue reading

Labor Day Gas Prices Cheapest Since ’04

cheap-gasIf you have travel plans this Labor Day Weekend, you’ll be paying less for gas than you have in the past 12 years. Although gas prices have increased over the last few weeks they are still well below prices in previous years. Numbers show that gas prices are more than a quarter cheaper than Continue reading