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: Wheatland Club Apts
Address: 5617 Muirfield Dr SW
Cedar Rapids, IA  52404
Person Contacted: Antrell Williams
Title: Facilities Manager
Registration No: 57-1587-107-1-B-001
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Outdoor Pool < 1500 sq ft
Registration No: 57-1587-107-1-B-001
Area (ft.): 800
Volume (Sq. ft.): 25600
Filter Type: Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 1.43
ORP: 668/7.4
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): 1.74
Chlorine (Combined): .31
Bromine:
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Water Quality Information (continued)
Cyanuric Acid: 22
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.8
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 88
Calcium Hardness: 155
Temperature (F):
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant: Chlorine
Smoke Free Air Act
1. Facility in compliance with smoking ban?
( If no, complete complaint form )

Notes: Taylor kit tests for FC and CC, but log sheet is blank or marked zero for all records on site. TC is recorded, but is not a test conducted by the Taylor kit.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f 24
Spa: 15.51(5)e 17
  Comment: Could not find the accident/complaint log in the records on site.
  Item: Records shall include results of chemical tests, results of microbial analyses, reports of complaints/injuries/illnesses, daily water temp. (spa), dates of draining/cleaning, and dates of review of MSDS
   
2) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)l 25
Spa: 15.51(5)j 18
  Comment: Missing the emergency action plan for a drowning event.
  Item: A written emergency plan shall be provided and reviewed annually
   
3) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)i 25
Spa: 15.51(5)g 18
  Comment: Operation and maintenance manual for all equipment used at the pool was missing from the records on site. Also missing procedures for superchlorination, backwashing, and vacuuming.
  Item: A permanent manual of operation shall be kept in facility
   
4) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(4)h(1) 18
Spa: 15.51(4)f 14
  Comment: VGB documentation was missing from the records on site. Records must include date of install, certificate of compliance, and installed life w/ picture included.
  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
   
5) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f(6) 24
Spa: 15:51(5)e(8) 17
  Comment: GFI tests were not recorded in log book at the required frequency.
  Item: Monthly ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) shall be included in Operational Records
   
6) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)b 23
  Comment: One pool rules sign was missing from inside of the pool enclosure.
  Item: "Pool Rules" signage incorrectly posted. Rules sign shall include No diving in shallow end, No horseplay, and No running on deck. Post conspicuously at a minimum of 2 locations within the swimming pool enclosure.
   
7) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)b(2) 13
  Comment: SW ladder is loose.
  Item: Pool ladders, ramps, handrails, and grab rails shall be securely anchored.
   
  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).