Level 2 Fire Restrictions in effect for western/mountain areas of Boulder County. No fireworks, fires, open flame, or shooting (see map and flyer).

Many County services are being offered online. Additionally, a variety of resources are available for those impacted by COVID-19.

SCFD Cultural Council

Boulder County Cultural Council (BCCC)

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) Tier III sales tax.

Boulder County Cultural Council 2020 Calendar – Updated 5/20/20

Please note, due to COVID-19, most in-person meetings in 2020 were canceled. This year, instead of council interviews, all organizations received questions with a chance to respond by email. The grant allocation meeting will be held virtually for public viewing on Monday, June 1.

BCCC/SCFD 2020 Grant Allocation VIRTUAL Meeting

June 1 (Mon) 3-5 p.m.

Note: The public is invited to watch the virtual meeting:

  • Beginning at 3 p.m. on Monday, June 1, members of the public can view and make comments during the virtual meeting by using the following Teams meeting link: https://boco.org/BCCCJune1 (we recommend downloading Microsoft Teams ahead of time).
  • To call-in and listen to the meeting (instead of watching online as noted above), call 720-400-7859 and use conference ID: 807 117 529#
  • Written comments can be emailed at any time to Carol Garnand (click on name to open an email message).

Past Meetings:

January 2020
Jan. 7 (Tues.) 6-8 p.m. – BCCC regular monthly meeting
Agenda item: Review and approve 2020 Officers and BCCC Bylaws

February 2020
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER Feb. 4 (Tues.) 6-8 p.m. – BCCC regular monthly meeting

March 3 (Tues.) 6-8 p.m. – BCCC regular monthly meeting
March 3 (Tues.) 4 p.m. – Multi-county grant deadline
March 17 (Tues.) 4 p.m. – Boulder County Grant Deadline

BCCC Interviews for SCFD Grant Funding Applicants:

  • April 7 (Tues.) 5:30-8:30 p.m.
  • April 14 (Tues.) 5:30-8:30 p.m.
  • April 21 (Tues.) 5:30-8:30 p.m.
  • April 28 (Tues.) 5:30-8:30 p.m.

BCCC Interviews for SCFD Grant Funding Applicants:

  • May 5 (Tues.) 5:30-8:30 p.m.
  • May 12 (Tues.) 5:30-8:30 p.m.
  • May 19 (Tues.) 5:30-8:30 p.m. (Snow Make-up Day)

Prior to COVID-19 restrictions, Boulder County Tier III SCFD (aka Boulder County Cultural Council, or BCCC) meetings were held on the first 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
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Council Members (Appointed by the Board of County Commissioners)

  • Aleta Sherman, Chair
  • Kristin Aslan, Co-Chair
  • Maria Astudillo
  • Zachary Barr
  • Mark Bresnan
  • Kelly DeBie
  • J De La Vaca
  • Jackie Hobbins
  • Larry Kaptein
  • Fran Zankowski

Boulder County Cultural Council - 2018 General Operating Support Funded Organizations

SCFD Liaison

Kendal Zimmerman, SCFD Liaison

Staff Liaison



Boulder County Cultural Council Bylaws

Grant Application Information

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SCFD Tier III – Metro Denver Link