04/25/2012 01:00 pm ET | Updated Jun 25, 2012

New Lenox Mayor: 'Go Buy Your Gas Somewhere Else'

New Lenox residents have taken exception to higher local gas prices than neighboring communities, and Mayor Tim Baldermann is urging them to boycott stations in the village until they lower their prices.

"We preach that we want you to spend your money in town. But the only way these guys are going to get the message is if we send the message," Baldermann said. "If they will not lower their prices, then go buy your gas somewhere else."

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