BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Downtown Association hosts the BDA Fall Speaker Series: “Fort Andross – 30 years of revitalization. The Vision of Coleman Burke” presented by Coleman Burke and Anthony Gatti of Waterfront Maine, Tuesday, Nov. 15, at Fort Andross Coleman P. Burke Gallery, 14 Maine St., Brunswick. The public is invited to attend.

In 1986, when the Fort had fallen into disrepair, Coleman Burke purchased it at auction and has spent the past 30 years restoring the complex. Today, Fort Andross is a first class business center housing more than 80 small businesses .

This event will honor Coleman Burke and allow the audience to learn the history behind the revival of this 495,000 square foot business center.

Breakfast service will begin at 7:30 a.m. The event will start at 7:55 a.m. and will be followed by a question and answer session, to conclude at 9 a.m. Pre-registration is required. The cost for the breakfast is $20 per person. Payments can be processed online at or, mailed to the BDA, PO Box 15, Brunswick, ME 04011. For more information, visit or call (207) 729-4439.

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