AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.78, down 5 cents from last week.
The New Jersey Economic Development Authority said Thursday that 33 stations will share $1.8 million in grant money after completing the required environmental and design reviews.
Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa on Friday announced the state is suing seven gas stations and a hotel in northern New Jersey.
Out of the 325 gas stations inspected, 14 were cited, of them 8 were in South Jersey: 4 stations in Camden County and the other 4 in Gloucester County.
Three New Jersey gas stations are accused of illegally raising prices in the wake of Hurricane Irene.