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: Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Address: 3320 Southgate Ct SW
Cedar Rapids, IA  52404
Person Contacted: Monica
Title: GM
Registration No: SP57-076-100 \ SP57-076-101
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Indoor Pool < 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP57-076-100 SP57-076-101
Area (ft.): 534 76
Volume (Sq. ft.): 14563 1050
Filter Type: Sand Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 3.2 3.4
ORP: 709 704
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): 3.4 3.8
Chlorine (Combined): 0.4 0.4
Bromine: NA NA
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid: NA NA
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.7 7.8
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 150 150
Calcium Hardness: 800 150

 

Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Indoor Pool < 1500 sq ft Indoor Spa
Registration No: SP57-076-100 SP57-076-101
Temperature (F): NA 101.8
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: Pool and spa are missing Weirs, please replace.
Please clean the depth markers on the deck to obtain a better color contrast

Please email me at Diane.midcalf@linncounty.org within 30 days with specific explanations of how the violations stated today were corrected.
Thank you.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)l 25
Spa: 15.51(5)j 18
  Comment: Review with all staff annually and have them sign off on their review. Also, in the event of an Emergency, manager shall notify Linn County Public Health within 24 hours.
  Item: A written emergency plan shall be provided and reviewed annually
   
2) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)f(6) 18
Spa: 15.51(4)d 13
  Comment: Emergency phone shall work and have a sign by it stating how to use it in an emergency.
  Item: Swimming pools where lifeguards are not provided shall have a designated emergency phone and shall be available to users of swimming pools when the swimming pool is open. When the telephone is not within the confines of the swimming pool, the location of the emergency telephone shall be posted in a conspicuous place within the swimming pool enclosure. Instructions for emergency use of the telephone shall be posted near the telephone.
   
3) Safety Pool: 15.4(6)k 25
Spa: 15.51(5)i 18
  Comment: Review with all staff annually and have them sign off on their review.
  Item: Copies of MSDS sheets shall be available for employee review. Each member of staff shall review MSDS annually.
   
4) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)a(5) 14
Spa: 15.51(4)a(5) 13
  Comment: Sign shall be obtained and hung on the outside of the pump room door.
  Item: A chemical hazard warning sign shall be placed at the entrance of a room where chemicals are used or stored or where bulk containers are located.
   
5) Safety Spa: 15.51(4)l 16
  Comment: Timer shall work and not exceed 10 minutes.
  Item: The agitation system control (timer) shall be installed out of the reach of persons in the spa. The "on" cycle for the agitation system shall be no more than ten minutes
   
  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).