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: Ramada Hotel
Address: 525 33rd Ave SW
Cedar Rapids, IA  52404
Person Contacted: Brad Eichhorn
Title: CPO
Registration No: SP57-043-100 \ SP57-043-101
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Indoor Pool < 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP57-043-100 SP57-043-101
Area (ft.): 512 28
Volume (Sq. ft.): 22000 500
Filter Type: Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 2.2
ORP: 803
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): 2.4
Chlorine (Combined): 0.2
Bromine: N/A
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid:
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.0
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 270
Calcium Hardness: 780

 

Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Indoor Pool < 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP57-043-100 SP57-043-101
Temperature (F): 84
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: Annual Inspection done on pool today. Spa was closed upon arrival due to maintenance and will be inspected at a later date when operational.

Please contact Diane.Midcalf@linncounty.org within 30 days in regards to the violations discussed today.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Smoke Free Air Act      
  Comment: Specific Iowa Smoke Free signs (provided today) shall be placed on the enter ace of each doorway.
  Item: Iowa Smoke free Air Act
   
2) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)l(5) 22
Spa: 15.51(4)k(4) 16
  Comment: All doors shall be self-latching.
  Item: An indoor swimming pool or spa shall have at least one 36-inch-wide gate or door. Gates and doors shall be lockable. Except where lifeguard supervision is provided, gates and doors shall be self-closing and self-latching.
   
  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).