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September 8, 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.

Park Creek School, 1500 Hale Bowen Road

Current score: 100

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Great job.

Big John’s Express, 1806  S. Dixie Highway, Suite A

Current score: 99

Current grade: A

Previous score: N/A (new establishment)

Previous grade: N/A

Comments: Replace torn gaskets. OK to open. Issue permit.

City Park Intermediate School, 405 School St.

Current score: 99

Current grade: A

Previous score: 98

Previous grade: A

Comments: A few ceiling tiles have water damage. Replace ceiling tiles. Great job.

Papa’s Pizza To Go, 1509 Dawnville Road

Current score: 99

Current grade: A

Previous score: N/A (new establishment)

Previous grade: N/A

Comments: Magnetic knife strip is not permitted. Remove strip. OK to open. Issue permit.

Playerz Sports Bar & Grill, 1507 W. Walnut Ave.

Current score: 99

Current grade: A

Previous score: N/A

Previous grade: N/A

Comments: Quat. strips required.

North Whitfield Middle School, 3264 Cleveland Highway

Current score: 98

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Single-service utensil is not protected from cough/sneeze of customer. Offer utensils so food contact end is protected. Remove. Corrected on site. Floor is not draining. Large puddles under middle of kitchen. Floor must be sloped to drain.

Dalton High School, 1500 Manly St.

Current score: 98

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Large gap around chute going into Dumpster. No outer openings are permitted.

Dalton Middle School, 1250 Cross Plains Trail

Current score: 98

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: Ceiling has a lot of debris buildup. Clean ceilings. Ceiling must be smooth and easy to clean.

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