A Portion of Main Street, Designated a University Road




Grambling, LA – July 4, 2019 – A portion of Main Street in Grambling, Louisiana has been designated as a “University road.” The section of Main Street which runs between College Avenue and Central Avenue crosses directly through the busiest part of Grambling State University’s campus, making it an essential segment of the institution’s daily functions.  

“The success and safety of our students is our first priority,” said President Rick Gallot. “This improvement allows our staff the operational flexibility to address dynamic security requirements and support the functional needs of the University.”  

“The road designation supports the best interest of our students”, said Steven Wilson, President of Grambling State’s Student Government Association. “As active citizens of the community, we look forward to the continued partnership between the University and the City of Grambling.”  

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Grambling State University generates $173 million in total economic impact and generates 1,524 jobs for its local and regional economies. The presence of the University provides continuous growth for the community.