Pavement maintenance and repair work will be closing a lane on Route 17 and Interstate 81 during overnight hours through the end of next month.

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The New York State Department of Transportation says intermittent single lane closures in both directions can be expected between Exit 3 (Broad Avenue/ Industrial Park) on Interstate 81 to Exit 71N (Airport Road) on Route 17 between 6 p-m and 6 a-m through May 26.

LOOK: See how much gasoline cost the year you started driving

To find out more about how has the price of gas changed throughout the years, Stacker ran the numbers on the cost of a gallon of gasoline for each of the last 84 years. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (released in April 2020), we analyzed the average price for a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline from 1976 to 2020 along with the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for unleaded regular gasoline from 1937 to 1976, including the absolute and inflation-adjusted prices for each year.

Read on to explore the cost of gas over time and rediscover just how much a gallon was when you first started driving.

LOOK: Route 66’s quirkiest and most wonderful attractions state by state

Stacker compiled a list of 50 attractions--state by state--to see along the drive, drawing on information from historic sites, news stories, Roadside America, and the National Park Service. Keep reading to discover where travelers can get their kicks on Route 66.

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