About KGNU

Poetry for Boulder Pearl St. Streetscape Project

In Featured, Metro Arts, Morning Magazine

People who live or work in Boulder county are being invited to submit poetry for a public art project associated with the west Pearl Street streetscape improvements.

Poets from throughout Boulder County are encouraged to submit their short-format poem on the following theme: “The Streets of Our City: Whisper in my ear what the locals love about urban life in Boulder.”

KGNU’s Maeve Conran spoke with Tony Burfield, a juror in the competition and with Matt Chasansky with the City of Boulder Office of Arts & Cultural Services

Find out more and submit an application at, and you can find out more information about the West Pearl Streetscape Project, at