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: Indian Creek Country Club
Address: 2401 Indian Creek Rd
Marion, IA  52302
Person Contacted: Chester Boothe
Title: CPO
Registration No: SP57-021-100 \ SP57-021-101
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Outdoor Pool >= 1500 sq ft Out. Wading Pool
Registration No: SP57-021-100 SP57-021-101
Area (ft.): 2460 324
Volume (Sq. ft.): 30000 1912
Filter Type: Sand Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 3.2 3.0
ORP: NA NA
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): 3.2 3.2
Chlorine (Combined): 0 0
Bromine: NA NA
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid: <30 <30
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 9.0 8.0
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 200 200
Calcium Hardness: 500 500

 

Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Outdoor Pool >= 1500 sq ft Out. Wading Pool
Registration No: SP57-021-100 SP57-021-101
Temperature (F): NA NA
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant: Chlorine Chlorine
Disinfection make and model: Pulsar 3 Model PS-5000 Pulsar 3 Model PS-5000
Drain Cover make and model:
Drain Cover exp. date:

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

Notes: Please enclose the gap where the wall was destroyed prior to end of business today and email me a picture at Diane.midcalf@linncounty.org today.

Once the surroundings of the filter area are replaced, call me at 319-521-0347 so I can conduct a ‘special inspection of that area.


Please fix the significant leaks at the pump and at the base of the southeastern filter.

Please also email me within 30 days stating how the rest of the violations on this report were corrected.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)a 23
Spa: 15.51(5)a 16
  Item: Certified Operator required
  Comment: Please provide a current copy of your CPO certificate
   
2) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)l 25
Spa: 15.51(5)j 18
  Item: A written emergency plan shall be provided and reviewed annually
  Comment: Have all staff sign off on this now and annually thereafter.
   
3) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)f(6) 24
Spa: 15:51(5)e(8) 17
  Item: Monthly ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) shall be included in Operational Records
  Comment: Check GCFI at minimum once per month and document it on chemical testing sheet
   
4) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(2)e 10 and 11
Spa: 15.51(2)e 11 and 12
  Item: Manual tests are not being conducted as often as necessary
  Comment: Make sure to check Cyanuric Acid once monthly and document it on the chemical testing sheet.
   
5) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)l(2) 21
Spa: 15.51(4)k(2) 16
  Item: A fence, wall, or other means of enclosure shall have no openings that would allow the passage of a 4-inch sphere, and shall not be easily climbable by toddlers.
  Comment: Close off missing wall in filter area before end of business day today.
   
6) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)l(4) 21
  Item: If a wading pool is within 50 ft. of a swimming pool, the wading pool shall have a barrier at least 36 inches high separating it from the swimming pool, and shall have no openings that would allow the passage of a 4-inch sphere.
  Comment: Keep wading pool gate latched at all times. Also, make sure latch is easily maneuvered.
   
7) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)n(1)8 23
  Item: Rooms or buildings where chlorine is stored or used shall be placarded in accordance with 875--Chapter 140, Iowa Administrative Code
  Comment: All chemicals have to be in a locked area with a placard stating Hazardous Chemicals on the gate or door.
   
8) Safety Pool: 15.4(6)k 25
Spa: 15.51(5)i 18
  Item: Copies of MSDS sheets shall be available for employee review. Each member of staff shall review MSDS annually.
  Comment: Have all staff sign off on this now and annually thereafter.
   
9) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)d(1) 15
  Item: Lifeguards are required at municipal and school swimming pools of any size and other swimming pools having a water surface area of 1500 sq. ft. or larger.
  Comment: Provide current copies of all lifeguard’s certifications.
   
10) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)f(5) 17
  Item: A standard spine board with straps and a head immobilizer shall be provided at each swimming pool where lifeguards are required by rule.
  Comment: Please provide proof of spine board
   
  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).