Holiday travel: cheaper gas, more snow

21st December, 2015 by

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — It’s no surprise that we’re now in two of the busiest weeks of the season. This two-week Christmas season will feature a lot of the familiar and at least one pleasant surprise, but the weather may throw a kink or two into travel plans.First, the pleasant surprise: The nationwide average price of gasoline is as low as it’s been since 2009 — $1.99 per gallon. There are regional variations, of course. (The average per-gallon price in Eagle County was $2.23 Monday.) Still, spending less for gasoline is a good thing for almost all of us.Now the familiar: …

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