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: Washington High School
Address: 2205 Forest Dr SE
Cedar Rapids, IA  52403
Person Contacted: Tom Roth
Title: CPO
Registration No: SP57-039-100
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Indoor Pool >= 1500 sq ft
Registration No: SP57-039-100
Area (ft.): 3150
Volume (Sq. ft.): 159847
Filter Type: DE
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 2.2
ORP: 803 / 7.48
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: NA
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Water Quality Information (continued)
Cyanuric Acid: NA
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.4
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 100
Calcium Hardness: 440
Temperature (F): 82
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant: Liquid Calciium Htpo
Disinfection make and model: Pulsar 3. Model PS-5000
Drain Cover make and model: Eureka Mfg Co AV20X20
Drain Cover exp. date: ?
Smoke Free Air Act
1. Facility in compliance with smoking ban?
( If no, complete complaint form )

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

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) 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: Record this at least monthly
2) Filtration/Recirculation Pool: 15.4(1)b(2) 8
Spa: 15.51(1)a(4) 8
  Item: Recirculation system shall have an operating gauge installed in the proper location near filter
  Comment: Add pressure gauges prior to and after the water has been filtered.
3) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)f(6) 17 and 18
  Item: At swimming pools where lifeguards are employed, a telephone shall be available to the swimming pool staff for emergency purposes.
  Comment: Telephone shall work
4) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)h 18 and 19
  Item: All drains shall be VGB compliant and within their life expectancy date
  Comment: When were they installed and when will they expire?
5) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)b(3) 13
  Item: The lower end of each ladder rail shall be securely covered with a smooth nonmetallic cap.
  Comment: Add caps to ladder rails
6) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)b(4) 13
Spa: 15.51(4)b(2) 13
  Item: Stairs, ladder rungs, ramps, and recessed steps shall be slip-resistant.
  Comment: Redon slip resistant coverings the next time the pool is drained
7) 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: Add head immobilized to 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).