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: Helen G. Nassif YMCA
Address: 207 7th Ave SE
Cedar Rapids, IA  52401
Person Contacted: Paul Brown
Title: Aquatics Director
Registration No: 57-0281-042-2-A-001 \ 57-0281-042-2-F-002
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Indoor Pool >= 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: 57-0281-042-2-A-001 57-0281-042-2-F-002
Area (ft.): 3375 163
Volume (Sq. ft.): 162553 3183
Filter Type:
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 4.0 4.0
ORP: 795 810
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): 4.2 5.2
Chlorine (Combined): .2 1.2
Bromine:
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid:
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.5 7.5
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 120 130
Calcium Hardness:

 

Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Indoor Pool >= 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: 57-0281-042-2-A-001 57-0281-042-2-F-002
Temperature (F): 103
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: Caution tape is covering emergency stop for spa jet shutoff. Remove caution tape to allow for usage of emergency stop.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f(4) 24
Spa: 15.51(5)e(5) 17
  Comment: Not able to verify if dates and quantities of chemical additions included in operational records.
  Item: Dates and quantities of chemical additions (superchlorination) must be included in Operational Records
   
2) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)b(2) 13
  Comment: 1) Pool ladder in deep end on windowed side of pool is loose. Tighten. 2) Handrail for pool stairs is loose. Tighten.
  Item: Pool ladders, ramps, handrails, and grab rails shall be securely anchored.
   
3) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)b(3) 13
  Comment: Missing escutcheon caps on ladder in deep end on windowed side of pool.
  Item: The lower end of each ladder rail shall be securely covered with a smooth nonmetallic cap.
   
  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).