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Food for Thought- Food Service Inspections

July 6, 2007

The following food service establishments were inspected by the Dougherty County Health Department.  Category I violations are deemed to be an imminent health hazard to the consumer and must be corrected immediately.  Category II violations are deemed to be critical operational and maintenance violations and must be corrected within 72 hours.  Category III violations are general requirements that establishments must meet to maintain an environment conducive to good food management practices and to meet consumer expectations; these violations must be corrected within a reasonable time period. 

 

Food Service Inspections - June 28 - July 4, 2007

  

1.  Yesterday's Sports Bar - 116 Harding - Albany GA 31701

Permit # 0470605702

Inspection Date - June 28, 2007

            Score - 88

            Violations:

1         Install backflow prevention on all water hose faucets  (Category III)

2         Store grease dumpster on a hard, non-absorbent surface  (Category III)

3         Caulk and seal openings in floors and walls as needed; Cloth mats in kitchen not approved; repair floor at main bar  (Category III)

4         Lights in food preparation area not properly protected  (Category III)

5         Evidence of pest activity observed  (Category III)

6         Post most recent inspection report  (Category III)

7         Provide paper towels & toilet paper where needed  (Category II)

**Note** Grease trap pumped out June 2007; Addition to facility is not approved for use until a satisfactory inspection is completed and complete set of plans are received; All floor-mounted equipment must be installed on 6" legs, wheels or permanently sealed to the floor by next routine inspection.                    

                 

2.  GPL Food Service (Pepi Foods) - 1209 West Oakridge - Albany GA 31706

Permit # 0470606218

Inspection Date - June 29, 2007

            Score - 94

            Violations:

1         Manual dishwashing procedure not correct  (Category II)

2         Air dry pans after washing  (Category II)

3         Sanitizer tes strips needed  (Category II)

4         Cover trash cans  (Category III)

**Note** Install splash guard at handsink by next routine inspection

3.   All American Fun Park - 2608 North Slappey - Albany GA 31701

Permit # 0479800005

Inspection Date - June 29, 2007

            Score - 97

            Violations:

1         Food handlers must wear proper hair restraint  (Category II)

2         Post food service and inspection report  (Category III)



4.   Subway - 3900 Gillionville Road - Albany GA 31707

Permit #0470202348

Inspection Date - July 3, 2007

            Score - 94

            Violations:

1         Food items stored <6" from the floor on plastic crate  (Category II)

2         Towel cloth water <200ppm QAC (Category II) - Repeat

3         Water on surface of stored deep pans and plastic inserts  (Category II) - Repeat

4         Current inspection report not posted  (Category III)





5.  End Zone Bar & Grill - 2238 Palmyra Road - Albany GA 31701

Permit # 0470605840

Inspection Date - July 3, 2007

            Score - 95

            Violations:

1         Repair cutting boards  (Category II)

2         Provide thermometers for coolers  (Category II)

3         Provide adequate hot & cold water for 3 compartment sink  (Category II)

4         Store garbage dumpster on hard surface; Clean dumpster storage area  (Category III)

5         Remove carpeted rugs from kitchen  (Category III)

6         Provide paper towels at handsink  (Category III)

**Note** Hang brooms & dust pans



6.  Casa Tapatia - 108 North Slappey - Albany GA 31701

Permit # 0470606240

Inspection Date - July 3, 2007

            Score - 87

            Violations:

1         Store raw meat and raw eggs under cooked food and ready-to-eat food  (Category I)

2         Store floor-mounted equipment on 6" legs, wheels or permanently sealed to the floor  (Category III)

3         Provide accurate and easily readable thermometers  (Category II)

4         Store washable tableware in approved manner  (Category II)

5         Provide adequate hot water at sinks  (Category II)

6         Repair plumbing leaks  (Category III)

7         Repair cutting boards  (Category II)




7.  Mellow Mushroom - 2825 Nottingham Way - Albany GA 31707

Permit # 04707066352

Inspection Date - July 2, 2007

            Score - 100 - Permitting Inspection




8. Four Sisters Café - 300-C West Oglethorpe - Albany GA 31701

Permit # 0470706625

Inspection Date - July 3, 2007

            Score - 100 - Permitting Inspection