Transportation

Get in to the Swing of Summer with JTA’s Summer Youth Pass

Summertime means Jacksonville Suns baseball, and JTA can get you there! Your JTA Summer Youth Pass is the ticket to unlimited rides on the bus and Skyway and FREE admission to Jacksonville Suns home games. Purchase a Summer Youth Pass for $30 for the month of June and receive July for FREE. Add the month of August for just $15 more. You must purchase your Summer Youth Pass by June 30, and it’s only for those 18 years and younger.

For more information, call (904) 630?3100, visit www.jtafla.com, or find us on Facebook!

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, April 11

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, April 11

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have risen 7.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.70/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 7.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.74/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Jacksonville during the past week, prices yesterday were 89.0 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 18.6 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 21.0 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 87.2 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.

Jacksonville Area Lane Closings Week of April 11

April 9 through April 15

I-10 resurfacing and widening project between Lane Avenue and Halsema Road

I-10 westbound from Lane Avenue to the I-295 on ramp WILL BE TOTALLY CLOSED from 10 p.m. on Saturday, April 9 until 8 a.m. on Sunday, April 10. Detour signs will be posted. The ramp to I-10 westbound from Lane Avenue WILL BE TOTALLY CLOSED from 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 9 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, April 10. Detour signs will be posted.  The I-10 westbound off ramp to I-295 WILL BE TOTALLY CLOSED from 10 p.m. on Saturday, April 9 until 12 p.m. on Sunday, April 10. Detour signs will be constructed. I-10 eastbound from SR 23 to I-295 MAY BE TOTALLY CLOSED from 10 p.m. on Thursday, April 14 until 5 a.m. on Friday, April 15. Single eastbound lanes will be closed between 6:30 p.m. and 5 a.m. and westbound lanes may be closed between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. from Sunday, April 10 to Thursday, April 14. This project is scheduled to be completed in the spring of 2012.

Fuel Price Brief for the Week of March 20

The national average price of unleaded regular gasoline is $3.54 per gallon, once-cent less than last week. Florida’s average price of $3.56 and Tennessee’s average price of $3.40 both decreased 2 cents from last week. While Georgia’s average price of $3.45 decreased 4 cents from last week, respectively.