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: Little Bear Pool
Address: Highway 136 N
PO Box 101
Wyoming, IA  52362
Person Contacted: Jenny
Title: CPO
Registration No: SP53-006-100
Type: Routine

Water Quality Information
Name: Out. Pool < 1500
Registration No: SP53-006-100
Area (Sq. ft.): 1800
Volume (Gallons): 6900
Filter Type: Sand
Filter Rate:
Turnover Rate:
Chlorine (Free): 3.0
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): 3.0
Chlorine (Combined): 0
Bromine: NA
Pool: 2-18ppm Spa: 4-18ppm
Water Quality Information (continued)
Cyanuric Acid: 35
Must be less than 80 ppm
pH: 7.6
Pool and Spa: 7.2ppm-7.8ppm
If less than 6.8 or greater than 8.2 = closure
Total Alkalinity: 110
Calcium Hardness: 430
Temperature (F):
Spa must not exceed 104°
Type of Disinfectant: Chlorine
Disinfection make and model: Unknown
Drain Cover make and model: Eureka
Drain Cover exp. date: May 2029
CPO exp. date:

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

Notes: :
Routine inspection today.
Facility keeps excellent logs and records for the pool.
Chlorine and pH are in acceptable range today, but water is greenish, cloudy and low. Fill and run robot prior to reopening..
It was noted on 2022 inspection report to ensure submerged lights are detached and permanently cover holes prior to 2023 start up.. Ensure this is done prior to 2024 start up. Please email me a picture when this has been done.

# Section Reference Ref. Page
1) Management/Personnel Pool: 15.4(2)e 8
  Item: At least once in each month that a swimming pool and/or spa is open for use, the facility management shall submit a sample of the water(s) to a laboratory certified by the department of natural resources to be analyzed for total coliform (and pseudomonas in spas only)..
  Comment: July’s test was concelled. Please do one for August asap.
2) Filtration/Recirculation Pool: 15.4(4)g 18
Spa: 15.51(4)e 14
  Item: Water level shall be maintained at skimmer level
  Comment: Water level is low, barely flowing in skimmers. Pool was closed yesterday, so that may be why. Add water prior to opening and empty skimmers. Also, remove chlorine pucks from skimmers. They are not allowed to be in there.
3) Showers/Toilets/Dressing Rooms Pool: 15.4(5) 23
  Item: Swimming pool users shall have access to showers, dressing rooms, and sanitary facilities that are clean and free of debris.
  Comment: Pool rest rooms should be cleaned prior to opening back up and daily thereafter.
  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).