Last updated:

May 11, 2016

Flagstaff Family Food Bank Flooding

The Flagstaff Family Food Bank (FFFB) is experiencing flooding damage to their property due to high intensity monsoonal rain events during July and August. Runoff Engineering, Inc.’s task is to remediate flooding issues at the FFFB by developing a design that is inexpensive and adheres to City of Flagstaff (CoF) codes and requirements.  Analysis of design alternatives will be conducted in this report and will consist of: topographical studies, hydrological studies, and an economical analysis’s.  Once design alternatives have been analyzed, a final design recommendation will be presented based on a decision matrix.


Joshua Spear

Facilities Chair at Northern Arizona University


Phone: 9288531617


Technical Advisor

Wilbert Odem, PHD PE

Civil and Environmental Engineering


Phone: 9285234449


Runoff Engineering Inc. Team:

Meshal Alotaibi

Environmental Engineering


Phone: (202) 594-4929



Erik Henricksen

Civil Engineering


Phone: (480) 257-0848


Elena Smith

Civil Engineering


Phone: (928) 266-6109

Garrett Ribas

Civil Engineering


Phone: (949) 683-6310