Sarah Bruce

Employee PhotoSenior Planner - Water Resources and Energy and Environment

Phone: 919-558-9343
Fax: 919-549-9390




AICP, American Institute of Certified Planners.

Master of Regional Planning, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, specialization in land use and environmental planning.

Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Certified Floodplain Manager.


Professional Experience

Joined Triangle J in November 2004. Former positions include planner with the NC Division of Emergency Management’s Hazard Mitigation Section and desktop publisher for the Environmental Health Perspectives journal from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.



Supports various Water Resources and Energy and Environment programs and planning efforts.


Representative Projects

  • Triangle Transportation Demand Management Program administration & evaluation

  • Triangle Regional Drought Communication for Reliable Water Supplies

  • Carolina Blue Skies trainings for First Responders on alternative-fuel vehicles 

  • NC Clean Water Education Partnership

  • Great Coharie Creek Local Watershed Plan

  • Upper Neuse Watershed Management Plan Implementation

  • Triangle Urban Long-Term Urban Research Area (ULTRA) Project

  • ARRA Neuse Water Management Study

  • North Carolina Low-Impact Development Guidebook

  • Triangle Area Water and Sewer Rates Survey

  • NC Stormwater Fee Survey