Cook's Corner Revitalization Plan
What is the Cook's Corner Revitalization Plan?
In 2022 The Town, along with public and private stakeholders, created the Cook's Corner Revitalization Plan to define opportunities to improve the business and built environment of Cook's Corner and the surrounding area. The goals of the Revitalization Plan include increasing transportation connectivity, evaluate policies and conduct planning, and enhance business prosperity and economic development.This endeavor builds on the substantial work that has been developed for Cook's Corner historically and will bring additional context for the realities of today's real estate market.
Have questions? Want to learn more? The Town of Brunswick's Economic Development Director, Sally Costello, is leading the planning effort.
- Where can I find resources and presentations related to Cook's Corner?
- How does the plan impact existing businesses?
This process is intended to benefit existing businesses as well as potential new businesses who would want to locate in Cook's Corner. New and existing businesses are encouraged to get in touch with the Economic Development Department to find out resources are available to them.
- Who is involved in implementing the Plan?
There is a Cook's Corner Advisory Committee that is comprised of individuals and groups that hold an interest in the area. Businesses and members of the public are encouraged to attend meetings to get involved.
- What other work has recently been completed around Cook's Corner?
There has been significant investment into the region with several projects slated for the future. Click here for a map of recently completed work.
- Who were the consultants on the Plan?
Camoin Associates, based in Scarborough, Maine is leading the consultant team. With support from Gorrill Palmer. Both firms have extensive experience in this type of work in Maine. For more information on Camoin Associates click here, for more information on Gorrill Palmer, click here.
- What are the anticipated outcomes of the Plan?
The Cook's Corner Revitalization Plan will establish a renewed vision for Cook's Corner, and most importantly, provide the roadmap for how to achieve this vision. This effort will build on the extensive work that the Town and their partners have all put into envisioning this area. With new post pandemic realities and other lifestyle changes, it is important to update the vision and put the proper policies and mechanisms in place to execute a plan.