# High prices
Gas Prices Exceed $6 Per Gallon in the East Bay
After holding steady at around $5.99 per gallon for several weeks, gas prices have exceeded $6 per gallon in many areas around the East Bay
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photo of money on green backgroundPhoto by Mohd Azrin (Unsplash/Creative Commons) Are you noticing that basically everything costs a lot more now than it did even a few months ago? You're not alone! The Consumer Price Index has increased 8.5 percent over the past twelve months, this is the largest 12-month increase since June 1982. (Source)
Bay Area Gas Prices Scream to New Highs Over $5 Per Gallon
Gas prices in the Bay Area have skyrocketed to new highs over $5 per gallon on geopolitical issues and supply/demand challenges.
Experts warn that grocery items are going to be very expensive in 2022.
Experts say the significant impact of inflation will be heavy on the food market in the first half of 2022. On Monday, The Wall Street Journal said that data from research firm IRI predicts a 5% increase in food costs in the first half of next year.