Swimming Pool / Spa
Inspection Report


Jones County Environmental Services
105 Broadway Place, Suite 11
Anamosa, IA 52205
Phone: (319) 462-4715 Fax: (319) 462-5302
E-mail: environmental@co.jones.ia.us
  Facility Name: AmericInn Lodge & Suites Anamosa
Address: 101 Harley Ave.
P.O. Box 405
Anamosa, IA  52205
Person Contacted: Zach Parham
Title: Owner
Registration No: SP53-010-100 \ SP53-010-101
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Ind. Pool < 1500 Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP53-010-100 SP53-010-101
Area (ft.): 544 130
Volume (Sq. ft.): 16800 2145
Filter Type:
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 5.4 7.6
ORP: 720 719
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): 5.8 7.8
Chlorine (Combined): 0.4 0.2
Bromine:
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid:
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.8 7.4
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 190 160
Calcium Hardness:

 

Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Ind. Pool < 1500 Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP53-010-100 SP53-010-101
Temperature (F): 102
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant:

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

Notes: Email letter of correction to Chase.Moffitt@linncounty.org

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f 24
Spa: 15.51(5)e 17
  Comment: Unable to locate results of microbial analyses for previous 12 months of operation.
  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)b 23
  Comment: Only 1 pool rules sign posted in pool enclosure. Additional sign required.
  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.
   
3) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)b(3) 13
  Comment: Missing escutchen plates on railings at both pool and spa stairs.
  Item: The lower end of each ladder rail shall be securely covered with a smooth nonmetallic cap.
   
4) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)b(2) 13
  Comment: Pool ladder is loose. Must be securely anchored.
  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).