Swimming Pool / Spa
Inspection Report


Linn County Public Health
1020 - 6th Street SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
Phone: (319) 892-6000 Fax: (319) 892-6099
E-mail: health@linncounty.org
  Facility Name: Midwest Athletic Club
Address: 4700 Tama St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA  52403
Person Contacted: Renee
Title: CPO
Registration No: SP57-101-100 \ SP57-101-101
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Ind. Pool < 1500 Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP57-101-100 SP57-101-101
Area (ft.): 1498 80
Volume (Sq. ft.): 50400 1328
Filter Type:
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 2.4 10.8
ORP: 704 788
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): 2.8 11.4
Chlorine (Combined): 0.4 0.6
Bromine:
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid:
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.6 8.0
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 90 60
Calcium Hardness:

 

Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Ind. Pool < 1500 Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP57-101-100 SP57-101-101
Temperature (F): 102.2
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: Spa is showing evidence of scale. Consider making adjustments to chemicals and changing water more frequently to prevent buildup of deposits.

Spa was closed at time of inspection due to levels of chlorine exceeding maximum allowed concentration. Spa may re-open once levels are reduced and maintained at 2.0-8.0ppm.

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1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(2)e 10 and 11
Spa: 15.51(2)e 11 and 12
  Comment: Several days indicated in previous 2 months of operational records were not tested as frequently as necessary for both pool and spa. Pool must be tested at least every 4 hours of operation. Spa must be tested at least every 2 hours of operation.
  Item: Not tested/recorded as often as necessary in Operation Records
   
2) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(2)e 10 and 11
Spa: 15.51(2)e 11 and 12
  Comment: Several days in previous 2 months of operational records did not have any manual tests recorded. Manual tests must be completed at least twice during daily operation.
  Item: Manual tests are not being conducted as often as necessary
   
3) Water Quality Pool: 15.4(2)b 10
Spa: 15.51(2)b 10
  Comment: Spa pH was measured at 8.0
  Item: The pH level of a spa / pool shall be 7.2 to 7.8
   
4) Water Quality Spa: 15.51(2)a(1) 9
  Comment: Spa free chlorine was measured at 10.8 Must reduce free chlorine in spa to maintain between 2.0ppm and 8.0ppm. Spa to remain closed until adequate concentration maintained.
  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
   
  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).