Boulder County Cultural Council

Develops recommendations to Boulder County Commissioners regarding the yearly distribution plan for the county's portion of the Metropolitan Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) sales tax.

2016 Meeting Schedule

Regular BCCC Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month from 6 - 8 p.m. Grant interview and allocation meetings are typically held weekly from April through May/early June. All meetings are open to the public.

Downtown County Courthouse
Third Floor - Hullinghorst Room
1325 Pearl Street, Boulder, Colorado
Map & Directions

Upcoming Regular Monthly Meetings:

  • Regular Monthly Meeting of the BCCC, Tuesday, Aug. 9 (6-8 p.m.) in Boulder (location above)
  • Regular Monthly Meeting of the BCCC, Tuesday, Sept. 13 (6-8 p.m.) in Boulder (location above)

No regular BCCC meetings are scheduled for June or July. Recommendations on grant allocations will be presented to the Boulder County Commissioner on July 12.

Other Dates:

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 (Time: 10 a.m.)
Public Hearing: Recommendations for Scientific and Cultural Facilities District Funding
Presenter: Boulder County Cultural Council to the Board of County Commissioners
Location: Courthouse Main Building, 3rd Floor, 1325 Pearl Street, Boulder, CO 80302 (map)

2016-17 Council Members

  • Travis LaBerge, BCCC Chair 
  • Susan Connelly
  • Deborah Ellerman
  • Kathy Kucsan, SCFD Liaison
  • Charlotte LaSasso
  • Ann Obenchain
  • Ryan Reeves
  • ml Robles 
  • Aleta Sherman

Staff Liaison

Cheryl Christensen  303-441-3500

Learn More

SCFD Tier III - Metro Denver Link

2016 Grant Application Cycle - Closed

Deadline to submit applications was Tuesday, March 23, 2016 (Details)

Boulder County 2016 Grant Evaluation Guidelines

For insight into how Boulder County Cultural Council members evaluate grant applications, see:

Past Meetings

BCCC Interviews for SCFD Grant Funding Applicants:

Tuesday, April 5   (3:30 – 8:30 p.m.)
Tuesday, April 12 (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.) 
Tuesday, April 19 (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.) 
Tuesday, April 26 (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.) 
Tuesday, May 3   (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.) 
Tuesday, May 10 (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.) 

BCCC/SCFD Grant Allocation Meetings:

Note (different location):

  • Tuesday, May 17  (5-9 p.m.) -  Prairie Room, Boulder County Parks & Open Space building, 5201 St. Vrain Rd., Longmont (Map & Directions
  • Tuesday, May 24  (3:30-6 p.m.) - Downtown County Courthouse, Third Floor - Hullinghorst Room, 1325 Pearl Street, Boulder, Colorado (Map & Directions)


Cheryl Christensen
Boulder County Courthouse
Commissioners' Office, Third Floor
1325 Pearl Street
Boulder, Colorado 80302
Map & Directions