Swimming Pool / Spa
Inspection Report


Linn County Public Health
501 - 13th Street NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405-3700
Phone: (319) 892-6000 Fax: (319) 892-6099
E-mail: health@linncounty.org
  Facility Name: Collins Inn and Suites
Address: 2025 Werner Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA  52402
Person Contacted: Danny Patel
Title: Owner
Registration No: 57-0407-077-2-B-001 \ 57-0407-077-2-F-002
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Indoor Pool < 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: 57-0407-077-2-B-001 57-0407-077-2-F-002
Area (ft.): 364 75
Volume (Sq. ft.): 10467 1077
Filter Type:
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 0.0 0.8
ORP: 349 722
Pool: 1-8ppm, ORP 700-880 mV
If less than 0.6ppm or greater than 8.0ppm = closure
Spa: 2-8 ppm ORP 700-880 mV
If less than 1.0ppm or greater than 8.0ppm = closure
Chlorine (Total): 2.2
Chlorine (Combined): 1.4
Bromine:
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid:
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.4
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 80
Calcium Hardness:

 

Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Indoor Pool < 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: 57-0407-077-2-B-001 57-0407-077-2-F-002
Temperature (F): 101.2
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant: Chlorine Chlorine

Smoke Free Air Act
1. Facility in compliance with smoking ban?
( If no, complete complaint form )

Notes: Pool and spa to remain closed until re-inspection. Operator notified to contact inspector when pool chemistry is back in compliance for a re-inspection.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)l 25
Spa: 15.51(5)j 18
  Comment: Written emergency plan is missing review sheet. Each staff member must review written emergency plan annually.
  Item: A written emergency plan shall be provided and reviewed annually
   
2) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f(5) 24
Spa: 15.51(5)e(6) 17
  Comment: Records did not indicate dates when filters had been backwashed, cleaned, or changed. Dates when filters are backwashed, cleaned, or changed are to be recorded and included in the Operational Records.
  Item: Dates when filters are backwashed, cleaned, or changed included in Operational Records
   
3) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(4)h(1) 18
Spa: 15.51(4)f 14
  Comment: No main drain cover documentation available. Each main drain cover shall have documentation with dates of installation and life span or expiration date kept within facility.
  Item: Main drain and Safety Vacuum Release System documentation (VGB) with dates of installation must be kept in facility. Each SVRS shall be tested monthly and the test dates recorded
   
4) Water Quality Pool: 15.4(1)a 8
Spa: 15.51(1)a 8
  Comment: Water in pool was cloudy and prevented visibility of main drain covers. Pool filtration system shall provide water clarity to allow for proper visibility.
  Item: A pool / spa filtration system shall be in working order and provide water clarity up to code standards
   
5) Water Quality Pool: 15.4(2)a(1) 9
  Comment: Pool had no free chlorine residual. Pool shall have a free chlorine residual of at least 1.0ppm and no greater than 8.0ppm. Raise free chlorine residual in pool to meet acceptable levels. Pool to remain closed until re-inspection.
  Item: Pool water shall have a free chlorine residual of at least 1.0 ppm and no greater than 8.0 ppm, or a total bromine residual of at least 2.0 ppm and no greater than 18.0 ppm when pool is in use
   
6) Water Quality Spa: 15.51(2)a(1) 9
  Comment: Spa free residual chlorine was 0.8ppm. Spa water shall have a free chlorine residual of at least 2.0ppm and no greater than 8.0ppm. Raise residual chlorine levels to be within acceptable range. Spa to remain closed until re-inspection.
  Item: Spa water shall have a free chlorine residual of at least 2.0 ppm and no greater than 8.0 ppm, or a total bromine residual of at least 4.0 ppm and no greater than 18.0 ppm when the spa is open for use
   
7) Safety Pool: 15.4(6)k 25
Spa: 15.51(5)i 18
  Comment: MSDS has not been reviewed for an extended period of time. Each member of staff shall review MSDS annually.
  Item: Copies of MSDS sheets shall be available for employee review. Each member of staff shall review MSDS annually.
   
  Name   Date
Inspector: Inspection:
     
Report Received By: Received:
Reviewed By: Reviewed:

These items must be corrected as soon as possible in order to comply with the Iowa Department of Public Health Swimming Pool and Spa Rules. A letter regarding the actions which will be taken in order to correct all deficiencies must be submitted within 30 days to this office. If for any reason you take issue with any of the items cited regarding swimming pool rules, a variance can be requested by following the instructions in the Iowa Department of Public Health Swimming Pools manual, amended July 8th, 2009, page 57, section 641-15.7 (135I). Variance requests regarding spa rules must be made in compliance with the instructions in the Iowa Department of Public Health Spa manual, revised July 8th, 2009, page 32, section 641-15.7 (135I).