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: Cedar Rapids Country Club
Address: 550 27th St Dr SE
Cedar Rapids, IA  52403 1698
Person Contacted: Jermy Hagerman
Title: Chief Engineer
Registration No: 57-0579-007-1-A-001
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Outdoor Pool >= 1500 sq ft
Registration No: 57-0579-007-1-A-001
Area (ft.): 9750
Volume (Sq. ft.): 354000
Filter Type: Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 2.2
ORP: 700
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): 2.6
Chlorine (Combined): .4
Bromine:
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Water Quality Information (continued)
Cyanuric Acid: <30
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.6
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 70
Calcium Hardness: 320
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: Be sure to have all staff sign off on MSDS sheets who deal with chemical testing or chemical handling annually. Additionally, an emergency action plan shall be further developed and reviewed at the start of each year with all pool staff.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)l 25
Spa: 15.51(5)j 18
  Comment: Update emergency plan to include necessary scenarios.
  Item: A written emergency plan shall be provided and reviewed annually
   
2) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f(4) 24
Spa: 15.51(5)e(5) 17
  Comment: Record chemical additions in records.
  Item: Dates and quantities of chemical additions (superchlorination) must be included in Operational Records
   
3) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f(5) 24
Spa: 15.51(5)e(6) 17
  Comment: Include this information in daily operational records.
  Item: Dates when filters are backwashed, cleaned, or changed included in Operational Records
   
4) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(2)e 10 and 11
Spa: 15.51(2)e 11 and 12
  Comment: Not testing as frequently as required. On day of inspection, first test completed at 9 am and no other testing had been done by 2 pm at start of inspection.
  Item: Not tested/recorded as often as necessary in Operation Records
   
5) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)f(4) 17
  Comment: First aid kit missing 4x4 bandage compress and self-adhering gauze bandages at time of inspection.
  Item: A first-aid kit shall be equipped with: band-aids, sterile 4x4 bandage compress, self-adhering gauze bandage, disposable gloves, and a chemical cold press.
   
6) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)n(1)8 23
  Comment: Chemical storage room not properly marked for chemical hazards - sign has become sun-bleached over time.
  Item: Rooms or buildings where chlorine is stored or used shall be placarded in accordance with 875--Chapter 140, Iowa Administrative Code
   
  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).