Utica, NY (WIBX) - If your weekend plans include a trip and a stop at the gas station to fill up, here's some good news

Ed Welsh of AAA says the average price for a gallon of gas in the Utica-Rome market is $4.09 a gallon,  down four-cents from last week.

Welsh says local prices peaked at $4.14 a gallon on April 17th.

We're still paying six-cents more than we were a month ago.

The nationwide average is $3.82 a gallon.