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: Bowman Woods Swim & Racquet Club
Address: 6600 Brentwood Drive NE
PO Box 10939
Cedar Rapids, IA  52410 0939
Person Contacted: Eric S
Title: CPO
Registration No: SP57-003-102 \ SP57-003-100 \ SP57-003-101
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Outdoor Waterslide-1st into pool Out. Pool >= 1500 Out. Wading Pool2
Registration No: SP57-003-102 SP57-003-100 SP57-003-101
Area (ft.): 3000 314
Volume (Sq. ft.): 94000 2350
Filter Type: Sand Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 3.8 3.8
ORP: 720/7.5 720/7.5
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): 3.8 3.8
Chlorine (Combined): 0 0
Bromine: NA NA
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Cyanuric Acid: <30 <30
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.4 7.4
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 80 80
Calcium Hardness: 970 970

 

Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Outdoor Waterslide-1st into pool Out. Pool >= 1500 Out. Wading Pool2
Registration No: SP57-003-102 SP57-003-100 SP57-003-101
Temperature (F): 85.1 84.3
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant: Chlorine Chlorine
Disinfection make and model: Pulsar 3 w/ Briquettes Pulsar 3 w/ Briquettes
Drain Cover make and model: Hayward WG1033BHF WG1031BHF Waywood 640134xV
Drain Cover exp. date: 5/21/2025 7/15/2024

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

Notes: I modified this report on 8/27/21 after consulting with John Kelly from IDPH in regards to the waterslides. Please note violation #4.

Please email a letter of correction stating how all of the violations listed below have been and/or will be corrected to diane.midcalf@linncounty.org within 30 days of this inspection.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(6)b 23
  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.
  Comment: Please add another Pool Rules sign.
   
2) Water Quality Pool: 15.4(2)a(1) 9
  Item: Pool water shall have a free chlorine residual of at least 1.0 ppm and no greater than 8.0 ppm, or a total bromine residual of at least 2.0 ppm and no greater than 18.0 ppm when pool is in use
  Comment: The logbook showed several chemical readings where the chlorine was greater than 8.0 without notice of pool closure. If the chlorine level is greater than 8.0, the pool shall be closed and the logbook shall be documented as so until the chlorine level returns to an acceptable level.
   
3) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)b(2) 13
  Item: Pool ladders, ramps, handrails, and grab rails shall be securely anchored.
  Comment: The deep-end ladder is loose. Please tighten.
   
4) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)d(5) 16
  Item: Each water slide shall have a minimum of two attendants, one stationed at the top of the slide and one at the bottom of the slide.
  Comment: Since your slides discharge from 2 different levels, they shall have (2) top attendants, 1 at the starting platform for the white slide and 1 at the starting platform for the blue slide, plus the attendant at the bottom of the slide
   
5) 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: Clasps on spineboard straps are broken. Please replace.
   
6) Showers/Toilets/Dressing Rooms Pool: 15.4(5)e 23
  Item: Soap shall be available at each lavatory and at each indoor shower fixture.
  Comment: Please add soap to shower stall in the bathroom(s).
   
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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).