Bruce Hyde

Land Use Academy Director

Center for Land Use Education and Research (CLEAR), Extension | Expertise: technical assistance to communities, land use, community outreach, planning


Bruce Hyde is a Land Use Educator for the University of Connecticut’s Center for Land Use Education and Research (CLEAR). He is primarily responsible for coordinating the Land Use Academy, which provides basic training for local land use commissioners. In addition, he provides technical assistance to communities in a variety of areas including reviewing land use regulations, affordable housing education and community outreach.

Bruce is an AICP certified planner who has worked in the planning field for over 30 years. He has served in a wide variety of positions including city planner, regional planner, private sector consultant and local planning commissioner. He has a B.S. in Economics from Lehigh University and a M.S. in Natural Resource Planning from the University of Vermont.

CIRCA Project(s): Enhancing Coastal Resilience in Connecticut, Municipal Resilience Planning Assistance

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