Swimming Pool / Spa
Inspection Report

Jones County Environmental Services
105 Broadway Place, Suite 11
Anamosa, IA 52205
Phone: (319) 462-4715 Fax: (319) 462-5302
E-mail: environmental@co.jones.ia.us
  Facility Name: Monticello Aquatic Center
Address: 811 S Cedar St.
Monticello, IA  52310
Person Contacted: Keegan Arduser
Title: CPO
Registration No: SP53-002-100 \ SP53-002-101 \ SP53-002-102
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Out. Pool >= 1500 Out. Wad > 500 Out. Waterslide
Registration No: SP53-002-100 SP53-002-101 SP53-002-102
Area (ft.): 6000 900 or >
Volume (Sq. ft.): 40000 1000 or >
Filter Type: Sand Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 4.2 5.4
ORP: 755 / 7.4 795 / 7.6
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): 4.2 5.4
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: 50 50
Calcium Hardness: 480 500


Water Quality Information (continued)
Name: Out. Pool >= 1500 Out. Wad > 500 Out. Waterslide
Registration No: SP53-002-100 SP53-002-101 SP53-002-102
Temperature (F): 83.8 83.0
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant: Chlorine Chlorine
Disinfection make and model: Pulsar 3 Pulsar Precision
Drain Cover make and model: Waterway Waterway
Drain Cover exp. date: 5/11/2024 5/11/2024

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.

Also please address the leak on the north sand filter's gauge #1.

# 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: Document this at the bottom of the log sheet at least monthly.
2) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(2)e 8
  Item: The swimming pool water shall be tested for total alkalinity at least once in each week that the swimming pool is open for use. The swimming pool shall be tested for calcium hardness at least once in each month that the swimming pool is open for use
  Comment: I recommend testing both of these once per week for consistency.
3) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(2)e 8
Spa: 15.51(2)e 11 and 12
  Item: Not tested/recorded as often as necessary in Operation Records
  Comment: Be certain that the water is tested at least 30 minutes prior to anyone entering the pool each day.
4) 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: Gate to wading pool shall be self latching
5) Safety Pool: 15.4(4)n(1)2 22
  Item: An air intake shall be provided near the ceiling
  Comment: These air intakes shall be clean. Also, please check on what seems to be a lack of airflow from the exhaust fan.
6) Safety Pool: 15.4(6)k 25
Spa: 15.51(5)i 18
  Item: Each member of staff shall sign off that they have reviewed SDS sheets along with the Emergency Action Plan annually.
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: You have one complete spine board, but please add a strap to the second one.
8) Structure/Diving Pool: 15.4(4)c(6) 14
  Item: Diving boards and platforms shall have a slip-resistant surface.
  Comment: Replace slip-resistant coverings that are peeling off of the stairs to the high dive.
  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).