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May 12, 2013

Restaurant report card — Whitfield County

Whitfield County Environmental Health conducts inspections of restaurants. The inspectors may require a re-inspection. Restaurants are required by law to post their most recent inspection permit.

The Daily Citizen lists areas where the establishments are out of compliance with the regulations. Recent restaurant scores for all six counties within the North Georgia Health District are available at www.nghd.org.

Cedar Ridge Elementary School, 285 Cedar Ridge Road

Current score: 100

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: None.

New Hope Middle School, 1325 New Hope Road

Current score: 100

Current grade: A

Previous score: 100

Previous grade: A

Comments: None.

Dalton High School, 1500 Manly St.

Current score: 99

Current grade: A

Previous score: 100

Previous grade: A

Comments: Dumpster door and lid open. Dumpster very dirty. Keep doors and lid closed. Clean Dumpster.

Jandy’s Dalton, 109 W. Walnut Ave., Suite 4

Current score: 97

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Self-serve walnut topping not protected from cough/sneeze of public. All self-serve foods must be protected from cough/sneeze of public (sneeze guard). Wiping cloth on bucket on floor. Do not store buckets on floor.

New Hope Elementary, 1175 New Hope Road

Current score: 97

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Bent cans (beans) were observed in the dispensing rack in storage. Keep all damaged cans away from those not damaged. Bent cans were removed.

McDonald’s, 1210 Glenwood Ave.

Current score: 96

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: Uncovered box of spoons in storage. Keep food contact items protected/covered. Flies.

Starbucks at Kroger, 1365 W. Walnut Ave.

Current score: 96

Current grade: A

Previous score: 97

Previous grade: A

Comments: Paper towels were not available at hand sink. Paper towels were brought out at request. Always have hand sinks supplied with soap and paper towels.

Tunnel Hill Elementary School, 203 E. School St.

Current score: 96

Current grade: A

Previous score: 97

Previous grade: A

Comments: No paper towels at hand sink in washroom. Keep paper towels available at all sinks. Drinks: single-service cup with lid and straw.

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