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Kitchen inspections for Sept. 26-Oct. 3
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The following are among the food service establishments inspected from Sept. 28-Oct. 4 by the Hall County Environmental Health Department. Food service establishments are given a letter grade that coincides with a percentile: “A” (90-100), “B” (80-89), “C” (70-79), “U” 69 and below.

Inspections (frequency of) a food service establishment are conducted based on risk categorization. The risk type is determined by the menu items served, the food preparation processed performed, and the previous food safety history in the food service establishment.

A new food service establishment that has never served food must score 100 (A) to receive a food service permit to operate.

When a restaurant changes ownership, a new food service permit must be issued. To be issued a food service permit for a change of ownership, the establishment must score a 95 (A) or above with all Foodborne Illness Risk factors and Public Health Interventions in compliance.

Permits must be posted in public view at all times. Food service establishments with drive-thru windows will also be required to have the top one-third of a copy of the most current inspection report visible through each window allowing customers to easily read the score, date of inspection and establishment information, in addition to the copy posted inside the establishment.

Copies of the rules are available at the Hall County Environmental health Office. The rules and regulations are also available online.

To register a complaint against a food service establishment, contact the Hall County Environmental Health Department at 770-531-3973.

Sept. 28

Chestatee High School
3005 Sardis Road, Gainesville
Score: 96, Grade: A
No soap at hand sink in dishwasher.
Inspector: Kathleen McDuffie

Baxter’s Smoothies
2480 Limestone Parkway, Gainesville
Score: 94, Grade: A
Large accumulation of mold, mildew inside icemaker, on most interior surfaces.
Inspector: McDuffie

Comfort Suites
1755 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville
Score: 88, Grade: B
No certified food safety manager. Cookie sheets placed back in drawers with used, dirty parchment paper on trays and food residue-bowl; scoops with food residue.
Inspector: Donna Black

Sardis Enrichment School
2805 Sardis Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: McDuffie

Oct. 1

658 B Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville
Score: 92, Grade: A
Employee eating in kitchen and bottle water sitting on prep cooler. Clean utensils being wiped off with cloth with the utensils in a holder that is sitting on top of dirty dish area.
Inspector: Black

Lyman Hall Elementary School
2150 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville
Score: 96, Grade: A
Pink slime mold on icemaker baffle.
Inspector: McDuffie

Domino’s Pizza
2550 A Limestone Parkway, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A

Coffee Shop at Lawrence Pharmacy
631 Broad St., Gainesville
Score: 99, Grade: A
Personal items mixed in with items used for customers.
Inspector: Black

Chicopee Woods Elementary School
2029 Calvary Church Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: McDuffie

Oct. 3

Subway Store No. 18114
2235 Jesse Jewell Parkway NE, Gainesville
Score: 90, Grade: A
Drinks in back room (prep/dishwashing area) in disposable cup without lid or in non-disposable lidded cups. Nondisposable cup on shelf with food items. Cloths used to wipe prep tables hanging on faucet of hand sink and laying over front edge of three-compartment sink and in use. Food service inspection and CFSM certificate on wall beside cash register behind counter. Hot water at hand sinks in restrooms not reaching required 100 F, only 75 F.
Inspector: Laurie Wentworth

Lakeview Academy
796 Lakeview Drive, Gainesville
Score: 99, Grade: A
Floors throughout, especially under, behind equipment and along the floor/wall juncture, need much better cleaning to prevent insect, rodent attraction; walls behind three-compartment sink and cook line need much better cleaning; wall behind cookline has damage.
Inspector: McDuffie

Great American Cookies
150 Pearl Nix Parkway Suite E4, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Shelby Finch

Dogwood Forest Assisted Living
3315 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: McDuffie

Burger King No. 13983
4760 Friendship Road, Buford
Score: 96, Grade: A
Inspection not posted where public can view in ktichen. Kitchenware stacked wet.
Inspector: Black

Atlanta Bread Company No. 69
944 Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: McDuffie

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