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May 19, 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.

Northwest Georgia College and Career Academy, 2300 Maddox Chapel Road

Current score: 100

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: None.

Whitfield Early Head Start, 2738 Underwood St.

Current score: 100

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: None.

North Whitfield Middle School, 3264 Cleveland Highway

Current score: 99

Current grade: A

Previous score: 97

Previous grade: A

Comments: Torn gaskets in walk-in. Replace torn gaskets. Three-compartment sink faucet removed. Three-compartment sink is required to have hot and cold water reaching all three compartments through a valve faucet.

Pleasant Grove Elementary School, 2725 Cleveland Highway

Current score: 99

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: “Buttons” missing on floor in walk-in. Replace missing buttons. Replace light that is out in kitchen.

Varnell Elementary School, 4421 Highway 2

Current score: 97

Current grade: A

Previous score: 100

Previous grade: A

Comments: Multiple bent cans were observed among the undamaged cans. Segregate bent cans from undamaged cans. Bent cans were removed. Corrected on site.

Beaverdale Elementary School, 9196 Highway 2

Current score: 96

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: A personal drink in a refillable plastic container was observed by food prep sink. Drink was removed and cup put away. Personal drinks must be in single-service cup with lid and straw and away from food or food contact surfaces to avoid contamination.

Blimpie, 1908 Chattanooga Road

Current score: 96

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: Concentration of sanitizer too weak in bucket. Maintain 200 ppm quat. Corrected by changing out. Corrected on site.

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