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Facility: State Market
Address: 2649 Blossom St., Dos Palos, CA

The most recent inspection of this food facility resulted in a rating of
Unsatisfactory (Total Points: 20.00)
0-6  Points: Good
7-13 Points: Satisfactory
14+  Points: Unsatisfactory
Rating on date 8-12-2019: Unsatisfactory - reinspection required (Total Points: 20.00)
DateViolationPointsCorrectionInspector CommentsFacility Area
8-12-2019 Each food facility shall be kept free of live animals and vermin: rodents (rats, mice), cockroaches, flies.( 114259.1, 114259.4, 114259.5) 4.00 Live animals are not allowed in a food facility, except as specified in section 114259.5.

A food facility shall immediately cease operation when there is a vermin infestation that has resulted in the contamination of food contact surfaces, food packaging, utensils, food equipment, or adulteration of food(s). The food facility shall remain closed until:
(a) there is no longer evidence of a vermin infestation.
(b) all contaminated surfaces have been cleaned and sanitized.
(c) contributing factors such as cleaning, repairs, and the elimination of harborages have been resolved.

All contributing factors must be resolved as quickly as possible. If there is a vermin infestation that warrants a major violation, then the permit to operate may be suspended. Professional pest control may also be required as frequently as needed to prevent the infestation from recurring.
(REPEAT VIOLATION) Observed numerous flies inside the meat butcher area. Install or obtain professional pest control services to keep fly issue at a minimum. Front door air curtain was not on during inspection and could be contributing factor to the flies in the facility.

Keep all doors closed to help prevent flies from entering the facility.
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
8-12-2019 All utensils and equipment shall be fully operative, clean, and in good repair. (114115, 114175). All utensils and equipment shall be approved, installed properly, and meet applicable standards. (114130, 114130.1, 114130.2, 114130.3, 114130.4, 114130.5, 114130.6, 114132, 114133, 114137, 114139, 114143, 114153, 114155, 114163, 114165, 114167, 114169, 114172, 114175, 114177, 114180, 114182) 2.00 Equipment food-contact surfaces and utensils shall be clean to sight and touch. The food-contact surfaces of cooking equipment and pans shall be kept free of encrusted grease deposits and other debris accumulations.

Keep all food facilities, and all utensils, display cases, windows, counters, shelves, tables, refrigeration units, sinks, dishwashing machines, and other equipment or utensils used in the storage, preparation, sale, service, and display of food, clean, fully operative, and in good repair.

The non-food-contact surfaces of equipment shall be kept free of an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and other debris. Equipment shall be reassembled so that food-contact surfaces are not contaminated.
Observed the wooden shelves in the produce walk-in fridge are not smooth and easily cleanable. Have the shelves sealed or painted with high gloss paint so they are smooth and easily cleanable.

Observed the lack of a splash guard on the hand wash sink in the back meat butcher area. The hand wash sink is less than 24 inches away from the three compartment sink and requires a splash guard in between the three compartment sink and hand wash sink.


0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
8-12-2019 Exhaust hoods shall be provided to remove toxic gases, heat, grease, vapors, and smoke and be approved by the local building department. Canopy-type hoods shall extend 6" beyond all cooking equipment. All areas shall have sufficient ventilation to facilitate proper food storage. Toilet rooms shall be vented to the outside air by a screened openable window, an air shaft, or a light-switch activated exhaust fan, consistent with local building codes. (114149, 114149.1) Adequate lighting shall be provided in all areas to facilitate cleaning and inspection. Light fixtures in areas where open food is stored, served, prepared, and where utensils are washed shall be of shatterproof construction or protected with light shields. (114149.2, 114149.3, 114252, 114252.1) 2.00 All areas shall have sufficient ventilation to facilitate proper food storage and to provide a reasonable condition of comfort for each employee, consistent with the job performed by the employee.

Light fixtures in areas where food is prepared, open food is stored, or utensils are cleaned shall be of shatterproof construction or shall be protected with shatterproof shields and shall be readily cleanable. In every room and area in which any food is prepared, manufactured, processed, or prepackaged, or in which equipment or utensils are cleaned, sufficient natural or artificial lighting shall be provided to produce the following light intensity, while the area is in use:
(a) At least 10-foot candles for the following:
(1) At a distance of 30 inches above the floor, in walk-in refrigeration units, and dry food storage areas.
(2) At a working surface on which alcoholic beverages are prepared or where utensils used in the preparation or service of alcoholic beverages are cleaned.
(3) Inside equipment, such as reach-in or under-the-counter refrigerators.
(b) At least 20-foot candles for the following:
(1) At a surface where food is provided for consumer self-service or where fresh produce or prepackaged foods are sold or offered for consumption.
(2) In server stations where food is prepared.
(3) At a distance of 30 inches above the floor in areas used for handwashing, warewashing, and equipment and utensil storage, and in toilet rooms.
(c) Except in server stations where food is prepared, at least 50-foot candles at a surface where a food employee is working with food or working with utensils or equipment such as knives, slicers, grinders, or saws where employee safety is a factor.
Observed a burned out light bulb in the meat department walk-in fridge. Repair/replace light bulb so there is adequate lighting in the walk-in fridge for proper cleaning. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
8-12-2019 Toilet facilities shall be maintained clean, sanitary and in good repair. Toilet rooms shall be separated by a well-fitting self-closing door. Toilet tissue shall be provided in a permanently installed dispenser at each toilet. The number of toilet facilities shall be in accordance with local building and plumbing ordinances. Toilet facilities shall be provided for patrons: in establishments with more than 20,000 sq ft.; establishments offering on-site food consumption. (113953, 113953.1, 113953.2, 114250, 114250.1, 114276) 4.00 Provide clean toilet facilities in good repair. Provide permanently installed toilet tissue dispenser(s) in all toilet facilities. Provide handwashing facilities within or adjacent to all toilet facilities. Soap shall be provided in dispensers at, or adjacent to, handwashing facilities. Single-use sanitary towels in dispensers or hot-air blowers shall be provided at handwashing facilities.

Customer restrooms are required for food facilities of more than 20,000 square feet if they were constructed after July 1 1984, and also applies to facilities of any size that were constructed after January 1, 2004 where there is onsite consumption of food. A "take-out only" food facility, with no seating indoors or outdoors, may not be required to provide customer restrooms. Check with the Division of Environmental Health and with the appropriate Planning Department before removing or restricting access to customer restrooms.
(REPEAT VIOLATION) Observed the lack of a self-closing restroom door at the restrooms in the back. Install a self-closing device on the door. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
8-12-2019 The premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter and rubbish; all clean and soiled linen shall be properly stored; non-food items shall be stored and displayed separate from food and food-contact surfaces; the facility shall be kept free of vermin. (114067 (j), 114123, 114143 (a) & (b), 114175, 114178, 114185, 114185.1, 114185.2, 114185.3, 114185.4, 114256, 114256.1, 114256.2, 114256.4, 114257, 114257.1, 114259, 114259.1, 114259.2, 114259.3, 114279, 114281, 114282) 2.00 All food facilities shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. A food facility shall at all times be so constructed, equipped, maintained, and operated as to prevent the entrance and harborage of animals, birds, and vermin, including, but not limited to, rodents and insects. The premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter, rubbish, and vermin.

Lockers or other suitable facilities shall be provided and used for the orderly storage of employee clothing and other possessions. Lockers or other suitable facilities shall be located in a designated room or area where contamination of food, equipment, utensils, linens, and single-use articles cannot occur. Dressing rooms or dressing areas shall be provided and used by employees if the employees regularly change their clothes in the facility.
Observed the air curtain at the front entrance is not on when doors are open. Keep air curtain on at all times to combat fly issue. Keep all doors closed at all times to prevent the entrance of flies into the facility. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
8-12-2019 Potentially hazardous foods shall be held at or below 41°/ 45°F or at or above 135°F. (113996, 113998, 114037, 114343(a)) 4.00 Hold potentially hazardous foods either at or above 135°F or at or below 41°F. Hold the following potentially hazardous foods at 45°F: raw shell eggs, unshucked live molluscan shellfish, pasteurized milk and pasteurized milk products in original, sealed containers. Potentially hazardous foods held for dispensing in a serving line or a salad bar (not in a display case) may be held at 45°F or less during periods not to exceed 12 hours in any 24-hour period. Discard all potentially hazardous food that has been out of an approved time and temperature range. (REPEAT VIOLATION)(CDI) Observed that the facility sales cut cactus packaged in ziploc bags in the produce area and they were measured at 45F during inspection. Keep all potentially hazardous food items at 41F and under. Sliced cactus was moved to a colder portion of the produce display case. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
8-12-2019 All liquid waste must drain to an approved fully functioning sewage disposal system. (114197) 2.00 Liquid waste shall not be disposed onto a floor or ground surface. All plumbing pipes, appurtenances, and fixtures shall be of approved type and fully functioning. Observed exposed sewage in the back of the facility on the outside. Have the issue resolved immediately. This can also me the contributing factor to the numerous flies in the meat department. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT


Rating on date 7-01-2019: Unsatisfactory - reinspection required (Total Points: 24.00)
DateViolationPointsCorrectionInspector CommentsFacility Area
7-01-2019 No violations were noted during this inspection. 0.00 This food facility currently meets California Retail Food Code requirements, and is authorized by the Merced County Division of Environmental Health to be open for business. The permit is issued to the current business owner of record and is non-transferable. No violations noted during inspection. 0148 OPEN-AIR BBQ
7-01-2019 All utensils and equipment shall be fully operative, clean, and in good repair. (114115, 114175). All utensils and equipment shall be approved, installed properly, and meet applicable standards. (114130, 114130.1, 114130.2, 114130.3, 114130.4, 114130.5, 114130.6, 114132, 114133, 114137, 114139, 114143, 114153, 114155, 114163, 114165, 114167, 114169, 114172, 114175, 114177, 114180, 114182) 2.00 Equipment food-contact surfaces and utensils shall be clean to sight and touch. The food-contact surfaces of cooking equipment and pans shall be kept free of encrusted grease deposits and other debris accumulations.

Keep all food facilities, and all utensils, display cases, windows, counters, shelves, tables, refrigeration units, sinks, dishwashing machines, and other equipment or utensils used in the storage, preparation, sale, service, and display of food, clean, fully operative, and in good repair.

The non-food-contact surfaces of equipment shall be kept free of an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and other debris. Equipment shall be reassembled so that food-contact surfaces are not contaminated.
Observed cardboard boxes being used to line the shelves inside the meat dept walk-in. Remove card board and discontinue practice as card board is not a durable, smooth, and easily cleanable material.

Observed the build up of blood and other meat debris on the metal storage rack inside the walk-in fridge. Clean/sanitize and increase frequency to prevent build up.
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 Handwashing soap and single use towels or drying device shall be provided in dispensers adjacent to each handwashing facility; dispensers shall be maintained in good repair. (113953.2) Adequate separate facilities shall be provided for handwashing, food preparation, and the washing of utensils and equipment. (113953, 113953.1) 2.00 Handwashing facilities shall be sufficient in number and conveniently located so as to be accessible at all times for use by food employees. Employees shall not clean their hands in a sink used for food preparation, warewashing, or in a service sink or a curbed cleaning facility used for the disposal of mop water and similar liquid waste. Do not place objects in front of the handwashing station, and do not place items, utensils or wiping cloths in the handwashing sink.

Handwashing facilities shall be equipped to provide warm water under pressure for a minimum of 15 seconds. If the temperature of water provided is not readily adjustable at the faucet, the temperature of the water shall be at least 100°F, but not greater than 108°F. Soap shall be provided in approved dispensers at, or adjacent to, handwashing facilities (no bars of soap). Single-use sanitary towels or hot-air blowers shall be provided at handwashing facilities in approved dispensing devices.
Observed the lack of hot water at a minimum of 100F at the hand wash station in the back meat butcher area. Repair so there is hot water of a minimum of 100F at the hand wash sink next to the three compartment sink for proper hand washing. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 Any food is misbranded if its labeling is false or misleading, if it is offered for sale under the name of another food, or if it is an imitation of another food for which a definition and standard of identity has been established by regulation. (114087, 114089, 114089.1(a, b), 114090, 114093.1, 114377) 2.00 Present all food in a way that does not mislead or misinform consumers. Food or color additives, colored overwraps, lights or other misleading artificial means shall not be used to misrepresent the true appearance, color, or quality of a food.

The label shall contain the following information:
(1) The common name of the food.
(2) A list of ingredients in descending order of predominance by weight.
(3) The weight, count, or volume.
(4) The name and place of business of the manufacturer, packer, or distributor.
Nutrition labeling may also be required, and must be included when it is available from the manufacturer.

Food facility's or manufacturer's dating information, such as date codes or "use by" statements on packaging may not be concealed or altered.
Observed prepackaged cactus lacking proper labels. If prepackaging any food items at the facility there must be a proper label in all items with facility name, address, phone number, name of product. Provide on all prepackaged food items at the facility. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 Wiping cloths used to wipe service counters, scales or other surfaces that may come into contact with food shall be used only once unless kept in clean water with sanitizer. (114135, 11485, 114185.1, 11485.2, 114185.3) 2.00 Cloths used to wipe service counters, scales, and other surfaces that may directly or indirectly contact food shall be used only once until laundered or may be used repeatedly if held in a sanitizing solution, as described below. Cloths used with raw foods of animal origin shall be used only once until laundered or may be used repeatedly if kept in a separate container of sanitizing solution, as described below:
(1) Contact with a solution of 100 ppm available chlorine solution for at least 30 seconds.
(2) Contact with a solution of 25 ppm available iodine for at least one minute.
(3) Contact with a solution of 200 ppm quaternary ammonium for at least one minute.
(4) Contact with any chemical sanitizer that meets the requirements of Section 180.940 of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations when used in accordance with the manufacturer's use directions.
(CDI) Observed numerous multi-use wiping cloths being used and not being stored in sanitizer solution when not in use. Store all wiping cloths in sanitizer solution when not in use to destroy bacteria and prevent spreading of bacteria. Sanitizer solution was made and cloths were placed in solution during inspection. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 Failure to keep food pure and free from contamination, adulteration and spoilage. Any food is adulterated if it bears or contains any poisonous or deleterious substance that may render it impure or injurious to health. (113967, 113976, 113980, 113988, 113990, 114035, 114254(c), 114254.3) 2.00 Provide adequate protection at all times to keep food pure and free from contamination, adulteration and spoilage. Destroy all contaminated, adulterated and spoiled food. Observed facility engages in packaging sour cream upon customer request. However sour cream must be from original packaging and not transferred to a different container for display. Keep sour cream in original pasteurized container and repackage as needed upon customer request. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 Food facilities that prepare food shall be equipped with warewashing facilities. Testing equipment and materials shall be provided to measure the applicable sanitization method. (114067(f,g), 114099, 114099.1, 114099.2, 114099.3, 114099.4, 114099.5, 114099.6, 114099.7, 114101, 114101.1, 114101.2, 114103, 114107, 114125) 2.00 Provide a sink with at least 3 compartments with 2 integral metal drainboards. The sink compartments and drainage facilities shall be large enough to accommodate the largest utensil or piece of equipment to be cleaned therein.

Clean the utensils in one of the following ways:

(1) Manual warewashing shall be accomplished by using a 3-compartment sink where the utensils are first pre-cleaned, then washed, rinsed, sanitized, and air dried. The temperature of the washing solution shall be maintained at not less than 100°F or the temperature specified on the cleaning agent manufacturer's label instructions. The utensils shall then be rinsed in clear water before being immersed in a sanitizing solution. Manual sanitization shall be accomplished in the final sanitizing rinse by one of the following:
(a) Immersion for at least 30 seconds where the water temperature is maintained at 171°F or above.
(b) The application of sanitizing chemicals by immersion, manual swabbing, or brushing, using one of the following solutions:
(1) Contact with a solution of 100 ppm available chlorine solution for at least 30 seconds.
(2) Contact with a solution of 25 ppm available iodine for at least one minute.
(3) Contact with a solution of 200 ppm quaternary ammonium for at least one minute.
(4) Contact with a solution of ozone that meets the requirements of Section 180.940 of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations and that is generated by a device located onsite at the food facility that meets all of the requirements of 114099.6.
(c) Other methods approved by the enforcement agency.

(2) Mechanical machine warewashing shall be accomplished by using an approved machine installed and operated in accordance with the manufacturer's specifications. Soiled items to be cleaned in a warewashing machine shall be loaded in racks, trays, or baskets or onto conveyors in a position that exposes the items to the unobstructed spray during all cycles and allows the items to drain. Mechanical sanitization shall be accomplished in the final sanitizing rinse by one of the following:
(a) By being cycled through equipment achieving a utensil surface temperature of 160°F or above.
(b) The mechanical application of sanitizing chemicals by pressure spraying methods using one of the following:
(1) Contact with a solution of 50 ppm available chlorine solution for at least 30 seconds.
(2) Contact with a solution of 25 ppm available iodine for at least one minute.
(3) Contact with any chemical sanitizer that meets the requirements of Section 180.940 of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations when used in accordance with both the sanitizer manufacturers use directions and the machine manufacturer's specifications.

Provide testing equipment and materials to adequately measure the applicable sanitization method.
(CDI) Observed that the sanitizer dispensing equipment was not functioning properly at the three compartment sink in the meat butcher area. Unit was evaluated and repaired during inspection and dispensed correct levels of sanitizer.

Observed the lack of chlorine test strips at the facility and facility uses chlorine for wiping cloths. Provide chlorine test strips or use the quaternary ammonia only.
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 Toilet facilities shall be maintained clean, sanitary and in good repair. Toilet rooms shall be separated by a well-fitting self-closing door. Toilet tissue shall be provided in a permanently installed dispenser at each toilet. The number of toilet facilities shall be in accordance with local building and plumbing ordinances. Toilet facilities shall be provided for patrons: in establishments with more than 20,000 sq ft.; establishments offering on-site food consumption. (113953, 113953.1, 113953.2, 114250, 114250.1, 114276) 4.00 Provide clean toilet facilities in good repair. Provide permanently installed toilet tissue dispenser(s) in all toilet facilities. Provide handwashing facilities within or adjacent to all toilet facilities. Soap shall be provided in dispensers at, or adjacent to, handwashing facilities. Single-use sanitary towels in dispensers or hot-air blowers shall be provided at handwashing facilities.

Customer restrooms are required for food facilities of more than 20,000 square feet if they were constructed after July 1 1984, and also applies to facilities of any size that were constructed after January 1, 2004 where there is onsite consumption of food. A "take-out only" food facility, with no seating indoors or outdoors, may not be required to provide customer restrooms. Check with the Division of Environmental Health and with the appropriate Planning Department before removing or restricting access to customer restrooms.
(REPEAT VIOLATION) Observed the lack of a self-closing restroom door at the restrooms in the back. Install a self-closing device on the door. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 Each food facility shall be kept free of live animals and vermin: rodents (rats, mice), cockroaches, flies.( 114259.1, 114259.4, 114259.5) 2.00 Live animals are not allowed in a food facility, except as specified in section 114259.5.

A food facility shall immediately cease operation when there is a vermin infestation that has resulted in the contamination of food contact surfaces, food packaging, utensils, food equipment, or adulteration of food(s). The food facility shall remain closed until:
(a) there is no longer evidence of a vermin infestation.
(b) all contaminated surfaces have been cleaned and sanitized.
(c) contributing factors such as cleaning, repairs, and the elimination of harborages have been resolved.

All contributing factors must be resolved as quickly as possible. If there is a vermin infestation that warrants a major violation, then the permit to operate may be suspended. Professional pest control may also be required as frequently as needed to prevent the infestation from recurring.
Observed numerous flies inside the meat butcher area. Install or obtain professional pest control services to keep fly issue at a minimum. Front door air curtain was not on during inspection and could be contributing factor to the flies in the facility. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 The premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter and rubbish; all clean and soiled linen shall be properly stored; non-food items shall be stored and displayed separate from food and food-contact surfaces; the facility shall be kept free of vermin. (114067 (j), 114123, 114143 (a) & (b), 114175, 114178, 114185, 114185.1, 114185.2, 114185.3, 114185.4, 114256, 114256.1, 114256.2, 114256.4, 114257, 114257.1, 114259, 114259.1, 114259.2, 114259.3, 114279, 114281, 114282) 2.00 All food facilities shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. A food facility shall at all times be so constructed, equipped, maintained, and operated as to prevent the entrance and harborage of animals, birds, and vermin, including, but not limited to, rodents and insects. The premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter, rubbish, and vermin.

Lockers or other suitable facilities shall be provided and used for the orderly storage of employee clothing and other possessions. Lockers or other suitable facilities shall be located in a designated room or area where contamination of food, equipment, utensils, linens, and single-use articles cannot occur. Dressing rooms or dressing areas shall be provided and used by employees if the employees regularly change their clothes in the facility.
Observed facility was using household grade sticky fly traps. Remove and discontinue practice. Obtain commercial grade food safe traps in the meat dept area. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 Potentially hazardous foods shall be held at or below 41°/ 45°F or at or above 135°F. (113996, 113998, 114037, 114343(a)) 2.00 Hold potentially hazardous foods either at or above 135°F or at or below 41°F. Hold the following potentially hazardous foods at 45°F: raw shell eggs, unshucked live molluscan shellfish, pasteurized milk and pasteurized milk products in original, sealed containers. Potentially hazardous foods held for dispensing in a serving line or a salad bar (not in a display case) may be held at 45°F or less during periods not to exceed 12 hours in any 24-hour period. Discard all potentially hazardous food that has been out of an approved time and temperature range. (CDI) Observed that the facility sales cut cactus packaged in ziploc bags in the produce area and they were measured at 49F - 50F during inspection. Keep all potentially hazardous food items at 41F and under. Sliced cactus was moved to a colder portion of the produce display case. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 All food employees shall have adequate knowledge of and be trained in food safety as it relates to their assigned duties. The person in charge shall have adequate knowledge of, and shall educate employees of the food facility regarding major food allergens. (113947) Food facilities that prepare, handle or serve non-prepackaged potentially hazardous food, shall have an employee who has passed an approved food safety certification examination. (113947-113947.1) 2.00 The responsibilities of the staff member certified in food safety include ensuring that all employees who handle, or have responsibility for handling, unpackaged foods of any kind have sufficient knowledge to ensure the safe preparation and /or service of the food. The nature and extent of the knowledge that each employee is required to have may be tailored, as appropriate, to the employee's duties related to food safety issues. Observe the lack of knowledge on the proper methods to properly wash dishes in the meat cutting department. Proper method was explained to employees during inspection. Keep the three compartment clear and third compartment for sanitizer solution. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
7-01-2019 No violations were noted during this inspection. 0.00 This food facility currently meets California Retail Food Code requirements, and is authorized by the Merced County Division of Environmental Health to be open for business. The permit is issued to the current business owner of record and is non-transferable. No violations noted during inspection. 0101 FOOD ESTAB. W/FOOD PREP 0-49 SEATS (HM4)


Rating on date 8-21-2018: Good (Total Points: 0.00)
DateViolationPointsCorrectionInspector CommentsFacility Area
8-21-2018 No violations were noted during this inspection. 0.00 This food facility currently meets California Retail Food Code requirements, and is authorized by the Merced County Division of Environmental Health to be open for business. The permit is issued to the current business owner of record and is non-transferable. OK to open. 0148 OPEN-AIR BBQ
8-21-2018 No violations were noted during this inspection. 0.00 This food facility currently meets California Retail Food Code requirements, and is authorized by the Merced County Division of Environmental Health to be open for business. The permit is issued to the current business owner of record and is non-transferable. OK to open 0101 FOOD ESTAB. W/FOOD PREP 0-49 SEATS (HM4)


Rating on date 2-16-2018: Satisfactory (Total Points: 12.00)
DateViolationPointsCorrectionInspector CommentsFacility Area
2-16-2018 Any food is misbranded if its labeling is false or misleading, if it is offered for sale under the name of another food, or if it is an imitation of another food for which a definition and standard of identity has been established by regulation. (114087, 114089, 114089.1(a, b), 114090, 114093.1, 114377) 4.00 Present all food in a way that does not mislead or misinform consumers. Food or color additives, colored overwraps, lights or other misleading artificial means shall not be used to misrepresent the true appearance, color, or quality of a food.

The label shall contain the following information:
(1) The common name of the food.
(2) A list of ingredients in descending order of predominance by weight.
(3) The weight, count, or volume.
(4) The name and place of business of the manufacturer, packer, or distributor.
Nutrition labeling may also be required, and must be included when it is available from the manufacturer.

Food facility's or manufacturer's dating information, such as date codes or "use by" statements on packaging may not be concealed or altered.
1) MEAT DEPARTMENT: The store address was also cut off on some labels of prepackaged meat products. See corrective text for labeling requirements. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) DULCES in the clear self-serve unit across from the staff counter: Provide the common name of the food in English and the ingredients in English.
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
2-16-2018 Toilet facilities shall be maintained clean, sanitary and in good repair. Toilet rooms shall be separated by a well-fitting self-closing door. Toilet tissue shall be provided in a permanently installed dispenser at each toilet. The number of toilet facilities shall be in accordance with local building and plumbing ordinances. Toilet facilities shall be provided for patrons: in establishments with more than 20,000 sq ft.; establishments offering on-site food consumption. (113953, 113953.1, 113953.2, 114250, 114250.1, 114276) 4.00 Provide clean toilet facilities in good repair. Provide permanently installed toilet tissue dispenser(s) in all toilet facilities. Provide handwashing facilities within or adjacent to all toilet facilities. Soap shall be provided in dispensers at, or adjacent to, handwashing facilities. Single-use sanitary towels in dispensers or hot-air blowers shall be provided at handwashing facilities.

Customer restrooms are required for food facilities of more than 20,000 square feet if they were constructed after July 1 1984, and also applies to facilities of any size that were constructed after January 1, 2004 where there is onsite consumption of food. A "take-out only" food facility, with no seating indoors or outdoors, may not be required to provide customer restrooms. Check with the Division of Environmental Health and with the appropriate Planning Department before removing or restricting access to customer restrooms.
1) RIGHT RESTROOM: Dust accumulation on the ventilation fan cover in the ceiling. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) RIGHT RESTROOM: White powdery substance on the wall tiles. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a self-closing device on the door. REPEAT VIOLATION

4) LEFT RESTROOM: Dust accumulation on the ventilation fan cover in the ceiling. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

5) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a self-closing device on the door. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
2-16-2018 All utensils and equipment shall be fully operative, clean, and in good repair. (114115, 114175). All utensils and equipment shall be approved, installed properly, and meet applicable standards. (114130, 114130.1, 114130.2, 114130.3, 114130.4, 114130.5, 114130.6, 114132, 114133, 114137, 114139, 114143, 114153, 114155, 114163, 114165, 114167, 114169, 114172, 114175, 114177, 114180, 114182) 4.00 Equipment food-contact surfaces and utensils shall be clean to sight and touch. The food-contact surfaces of cooking equipment and pans shall be kept free of encrusted grease deposits and other debris accumulations.

Keep all food facilities, and all utensils, display cases, windows, counters, shelves, tables, refrigeration units, sinks, dishwashing machines, and other equipment or utensils used in the storage, preparation, sale, service, and display of food, clean, fully operative, and in good repair.

The non-food-contact surfaces of equipment shall be kept free of an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and other debris. Equipment shall be reassembled so that food-contact surfaces are not contaminated.
1) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Unfinished/bare wood shelves. Paint to provide smooth, easily cleanable, non-absorbent surfaces. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) MEAT DEPARTMENT MEAT CUTTING AREA: Replace all grooved, stained cutting boards that are no longer smooth and easily cleanable. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) WALK-IN MILK REFRIGERATOR: Debris/residue (dried milk) accumulation on the floor underneath shelves. Deep cleaning required. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT


Rating on date 1-16-2018: Unsatisfactory - reinspection required (Total Points: 77.00)
DateViolationPointsCorrectionInspector CommentsFacility Area
1-16-2018 All utensils and equipment shall be fully operative, clean, and in good repair. (114115, 114175). All utensils and equipment shall be approved, installed properly, and meet applicable standards. (114130, 114130.1, 114130.2, 114130.3, 114130.4, 114130.5, 114130.6, 114132, 114133, 114137, 114139, 114143, 114153, 114155, 114163, 114165, 114167, 114169, 114172, 114175, 114177, 114180, 114182) 4.00 Equipment food-contact surfaces and utensils shall be clean to sight and touch. The food-contact surfaces of cooking equipment and pans shall be kept free of encrusted grease deposits and other debris accumulations.

Keep all food facilities, and all utensils, display cases, windows, counters, shelves, tables, refrigeration units, sinks, dishwashing machines, and other equipment or utensils used in the storage, preparation, sale, service, and display of food, clean, fully operative, and in good repair.

The non-food-contact surfaces of equipment shall be kept free of an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and other debris. Equipment shall be reassembled so that food-contact surfaces are not contaminated.
1) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Ice accumulation around the door frame. Clean. Evaluate what is causing the ice buildup and repair. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Replace the deteriorated seal around the door. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Repair the peeling metal on the door. There is ice accumulation here. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

4) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Unfinished/bare wood shelves. Paint to provide smooth, easily cleanable, non-absorbent surfaces. REPEAT VIOLATION

5) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Ice accumulation on the floor and the plastic strips near the entrance. Clean. Evaluate what is causing the ice buildup and repair. REPEAT VIOLATION

6) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Replace the missing push knob used for exiting the refrigerator. Repair the bent rod holding the push knob. REPEAT VIOLATION

7) MEAT DEPARTMENT: Provide covers over all the exposed outlets on the wall. REPEAT VIOLATION

8) MEAT DEPARTMENT MEAT CUTTING AREA: Replace all grooved, stained cutting boards that are no longer smooth and easily cleanable. REPEAT VIOLATION

9) WALK-IN MILK REFRIGERATOR: Debris/residue (dried milk) accumulation on the floor underneath shelves. Deep cleaning required. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Handwashing signs shall be posted in each toilet room, directing attention to the need to thoroughly wash hands after using the restroom. (113953.5)

No smoking signs shall be posted in food preparation, food storage, and warewashing areas. (113978)

Consumers shall be notified that clean tableware is to be used when they return to self-service areas such as salad bars and buffets. (114075)

Any food facility constructed before January 1, 2004 without public toilet facilities shall prominently post a sign within the food facility in a public area stating that toilet facilities are not provided. (113725.1, 114276, 114381 (e))
4.00 Post permit in a conspicuous place (It is recommended that the permit be in customer view.). Post a notice advising patrons that a copy of the most recent routine inspection report is available for review by interested parties. Keep a copy of the most recent health inspection report at the facility for customer review purposes.

Post and maintain a legible and conspicuous sign in each toilet room directing attention to the need to thoroughly wash hands after using the toilet.

Post and maintain a legible "No Smoking" sign in food preparation, food storage, and utensil washing areas.

1) RIGHT RESTROOM: Post a handwashing sign near the handwashing sink. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) LEFT RESTROOM: Post a handwashing sign near the handwashing sink. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Any food is misbranded if its labeling is false or misleading, if it is offered for sale under the name of another food, or if it is an imitation of another food for which a definition and standard of identity has been established by regulation. (114087, 114089, 114089.1(a, b), 114090, 114093.1, 114377) 4.00 Present all food in a way that does not mislead or misinform consumers. Food or color additives, colored overwraps, lights or other misleading artificial means shall not be used to misrepresent the true appearance, color, or quality of a food.

The label shall contain the following information:
(1) The common name of the food.
(2) A list of ingredients in descending order of predominance by weight.
(3) The weight, count, or volume.
(4) The name and place of business of the manufacturer, packer, or distributor.
Nutrition labeling may also be required, and must be included when it is available from the manufacturer.

Food facility's or manufacturer's dating information, such as date codes or "use by" statements on packaging may not be concealed or altered.
1) MEAT DEPARTMENT: The store address was also cut off on some labels of prepackaged meat products. See corrective text for labeling requirements. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) DULCES across from the staff counter: Prepackaged, unlabeled products. Discontinue selling unlabeled products.

3) PALETA BONBON across the staff counter: Prepackaged, unlabeled products. Discontinue selling unlabeled products.

4) BROWN CANDY JARS across from the staff counter: Prepackaged, unlabeled products. Discontinue selling unlabeled products.

5) 16 OZ CLEAR CANDY CONTAINERS across the staff counter: Prepackaged, unlabeled products. Discontinue selling unlabeled products.


0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Toilet facilities shall be maintained clean, sanitary and in good repair. Toilet rooms shall be separated by a well-fitting self-closing door. Toilet tissue shall be provided in a permanently installed dispenser at each toilet. The number of toilet facilities shall be in accordance with local building and plumbing ordinances. Toilet facilities shall be provided for patrons: in establishments with more than 20,000 sq ft.; establishments offering on-site food consumption. (113953, 113953.1, 113953.2, 114250, 114250.1, 114276) 4.00 Provide clean toilet facilities in good repair. Provide permanently installed toilet tissue dispenser(s) in all toilet facilities. Provide handwashing facilities within or adjacent to all toilet facilities. Soap shall be provided in dispensers at, or adjacent to, handwashing facilities. Single-use sanitary towels in dispensers or hot-air blowers shall be provided at handwashing facilities.

Customer restrooms are required for food facilities of more than 20,000 square feet if they were constructed after July 1 1984, and also applies to facilities of any size that were constructed after January 1, 2004 where there is onsite consumption of food. A "take-out only" food facility, with no seating indoors or outdoors, may not be required to provide customer restrooms. Check with the Division of Environmental Health and with the appropriate Planning Department before removing or restricting access to customer restrooms.
1) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a permanent toilet paper dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) RIGHT RESTROOM: Dust accumulation on the ventilation fan cover in the ceiling. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) RIGHT RESTROOM: White powdery substance on the wall tiles. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

4) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a self-closing device on the door. REPEAT VIOLATION

5) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a permanent soap dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION

6) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a paper towel dispenser or an electric hot-air blower. REPEAT VIOLATION

7) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a permanent toilet paper dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION

8) LEFT RESTROOM: Dust accumulation on the ventilation fan cover in the ceiling. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

9) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a self-closing device on the door. REPEAT VIOLATION

10) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a permanent soap dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION

11) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a paper towel dispenser or an electric hot-air blower. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Failure to keep food pure and free from contamination, adulteration and spoilage. Any food is adulterated if it bears or contains any poisonous or deleterious substance that may render it impure or injurious to health. (113967, 113976, 113980, 113988, 113990, 114035, 114254(c), 114254.3) 4.00 Provide adequate protection at all times to keep food pure and free from contamination, adulteration and spoilage. Destroy all contaminated, adulterated and spoiled food. BABY FOOD: Expired baby food (Gerber chicken noodle 30 June 2017) and baby food missing manufacturer's label (Gerber sweet potatoes) on the retail shelves. Thoroughly check inventory and remove as required. REPEAT VIOLATION 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Food shall be stored in an approved manner, in approved containers and labeled as to contents. Food shall be stored at least 6" above the floor on approved shelving. (114047, 114049, 114051, 114053, 114055, 114067(h), 114069) 4.00 Provide adequate and suitable space for the storage of food. Store food at least 6 inches off the floor. Store bulk food not stored in original packaging in containers identifying the food by common name. Food shall not be stored in locker rooms, restrooms, dressing rooms, refuse areas, or mechanical rooms; under open stairwells; under lines on which water has condensed; under leaking water lines, including leaking automatic fire sprinkler heads: or under sewer lines that are not shielded to intercept potential drips.

Only prepackaged nonpotentially hazardous food or uncut produce may be displayed or sold outdoors by a food facility if outdoor displays have overhead protection that extends over all food items, and if all food items from the outdoor display are stored inside the fully enclosed food facility at all times other than during business hours.

Products that are held by the permit holder for credit, redemption, or return to the distributor, such as damaged, spoiled, or recalled products, shall be segregated and held in designated areas that are separated from food, equipment, utensils, linens, and single-use articles. All returned or damaged food products and food products from which the label has been removed shall be separated and stored in a separate area and in a manner that shall prevent adulteration of other foods and shall not contribute to a vermin problem.



1) BACK STORAGE AREA: Organize all food and food-related packaging. Store all food at least 6 inches above the floor. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) BACK STORAGE AREA: Segregate and designate an area for all food products awaiting credit/redemption/return to distributor, away from food, equipment, utensils, linens, and single-use articles to prevent mixing with other foods awaiting to be put on retail shelves and to prevent vermin problems. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) WALK-IN MEAT FREEZER: Organize all food packages. Store all food at least 6 inches above the floor. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Exhaust hoods shall be provided to remove toxic gases, heat, grease, vapors, and smoke and be approved by the local building department. Canopy-type hoods shall extend 6" beyond all cooking equipment. All areas shall have sufficient ventilation to facilitate proper food storage. Toilet rooms shall be vented to the outside air by a screened openable window, an air shaft, or a light-switch activated exhaust fan, consistent with local building codes. (114149, 114149.1) Adequate lighting shall be provided in all areas to facilitate cleaning and inspection. Light fixtures in areas where open food is stored, served, prepared, and where utensils are washed shall be of shatterproof construction or protected with light shields. (114149.2, 114149.3, 114252, 114252.1) 4.00 All areas shall have sufficient ventilation to facilitate proper food storage and to provide a reasonable condition of comfort for each employee, consistent with the job performed by the employee.

Light fixtures in areas where food is prepared, open food is stored, or utensils are cleaned shall be of shatterproof construction or shall be protected with shatterproof shields and shall be readily cleanable. In every room and area in which any food is prepared, manufactured, processed, or prepackaged, or in which equipment or utensils are cleaned, sufficient natural or artificial lighting shall be provided to produce the following light intensity, while the area is in use:
(a) At least 10-foot candles for the following:
(1) At a distance of 30 inches above the floor, in walk-in refrigeration units, and dry food storage areas.
(2) At a working surface on which alcoholic beverages are prepared or where utensils used in the preparation or service of alcoholic beverages are cleaned.
(3) Inside equipment, such as reach-in or under-the-counter refrigerators.
(b) At least 20-foot candles for the following:
(1) At a surface where food is provided for consumer self-service or where fresh produce or prepackaged foods are sold or offered for consumption.
(2) In server stations where food is prepared.
(3) At a distance of 30 inches above the floor in areas used for handwashing, warewashing, and equipment and utensil storage, and in toilet rooms.
(c) Except in server stations where food is prepared, at least 50-foot candles at a surface where a food employee is working with food or working with utensils or equipment such as knives, slicers, grinders, or saws where employee safety is a factor.
1) BACK STORAGE: Provide more lighting near the restrooms and walk-in meat freezer. Replace all non-functional lights. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER AREA: Install lighting in the newly constructed awning near the entrance. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Install lighting in the freezer. REPEAT VIOLATION

4) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Provide a shatterproof cover over the light. REPEAT VIOLATION

5) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Replace the (2) missing shatterproof covers over the lights. REPEAT VIOLATION

6) FROZEN FOOD REACH-IN REFRIGERATORS: Replace all non-functioning light tubes near the glass doors. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Food employees shall keep their hands and exposed portions of their arms clean, and shall maaintain fingernails so they are cleanable. Employees are required to wash their hands: before beginning work; before handling food / equipment / utensils; as often as necessary during food preparation to remove soil and contamination; when switching from working with raw to ready-to-eat foods; after touching body parts; after using the toilet room; or any time when contamination may occur. (113952, 113953.3, 113968, 113973 (b-f)). Whenever gloves are worn, they shall be changed as often as handwashing is required. 14.00 The food employee shall wash their hands and portion of arms as required, and use utensils and gloves appropriately. Many handwashing stations lacking soap and/or paper towels. REPEAT VIOLATION 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Handwashing soap and single use towels or drying device shall be provided in dispensers adjacent to each handwashing facility; dispensers shall be maintained in good repair. (113953.2) Adequate separate facilities shall be provided for handwashing, food preparation, and the washing of utensils and equipment. (113953, 113953.1) 4.00 Handwashing facilities shall be sufficient in number and conveniently located so as to be accessible at all times for use by food employees. Employees shall not clean their hands in a sink used for food preparation, warewashing, or in a service sink or a curbed cleaning facility used for the disposal of mop water and similar liquid waste. Do not place objects in front of the handwashing station, and do not place items, utensils or wiping cloths in the handwashing sink.

Handwashing facilities shall be equipped to provide warm water under pressure for a minimum of 15 seconds. If the temperature of water provided is not readily adjustable at the faucet, the temperature of the water shall be at least 100°F, but not greater than 108°F. Soap shall be provided in approved dispensers at, or adjacent to, handwashing facilities (no bars of soap). Single-use sanitary towels or hot-air blowers shall be provided at handwashing facilities in approved dispensing devices.
1) HANDWASHING SINK MEAT DEPARTMENT ENTRANCE: Refill empty paper towel dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) HANDWASHING SINK MEAT DEPARTMENT ENTRANCE: Refill empty soap dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) HANDWASHING SINK MEAT CUTTING AREA: Install a permanent soap dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION

4) HANDWASHING SINK MEAT CUTTING AREA: Install a paper towel dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION

5) HANDWASHING SINK PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Refill the empty paper towel dispenser. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 All food shall be obtained from an approved source. (113980, 113982, 114021-114031, 114035, 114041) 7.00 If food is from unapproved, unsafe, or otherwise unverifiable sources, the food shall be voluntarily discarded or impounded. UNLABELED, PREPACKAGED DULCES, PALETA BONBON, CANDY JARS FROM MEXICO: Only accept food from approved sources (home made candy is unapproved). 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 All food shall be separated and protected from contamination. (113984, 113986, 113988, 113990, 114060, 114067, 114069, 114077, 114079, 114089.1 (c), 114143 (c)) 4.00 Destroy all contaminated food. All food shall be prepared, stored, displayed, dispensed, placed, transported, sold, and served as to be protected from dirt, vermin, unnecessary handling, droplet contamination, overhead leakage, or other contamination.
If unpackaged food is displayed and sold in bulk in other than self-service containers, then it shall be served by an employee of the food establishment directly to a consumer and shall be displayed in clean, sanitary, and covered or otherwise protected containers.
For bulk customer self-service food items, such as salad bars, buffet type foods, and other ready-to-eat food, install sneeze guards that intercept a direct line between the customer's mouth and the food being offered, dispense from approved mechanical dispensers, or employ other effective means to protect ready-to-eat food from contamination.
Protect all cartons, boxes, or other materials used in the packaging of any food from dirt, vermin, and other forms of contamination or adulteration.
1) DENTED CANS ON THE RETAIL SHELVES: Dented food cans (hominy, corn, etc.) on the retail shelves. Thoroughly check inventory and remove as required. Store food only in undamaged containers, in a manner so as to protect it from the possibility of adulteration or contamination. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) BULK FOOD CONTAINERS IN THE PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Provide scoops or tongs in each bin. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 The potable water supply shall be protected with a backflow or back siphonage protection device, as required by applicable plumbing codes. (114192) All plumbing and plumbing fixtures shall be installed in compliance with local plumbing ordinances, shall be maintained so as to prevent any contamination, and shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. Any hose used for conveying potable water shall be of approved materials, labeled, properly stored, and used for no other purpose. (114171, 114189.1, 114190, 114192.1, 114193, 114193.1, 114195, 114197, 114199, 114201, 114269) 4.00 All plumbing and plumbing fixtures shall be installed in compliance with local plumbing ordinances, shall be maintained so as to prevent any contamination, and shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. 1) MEAT DEPARTMENT DISPLAY AREA: Cover over floor sink is much smaller than the dimensions of the floor sink and sinks into the floor sink causing a 1-2 inches gap. Provide a proper, fitting floor sink cover.

2) MEAT DEPARTMENT NEAR THE HOBART PLASTIC SEALING MACHINE: Cover over floor sink is much smaller than the dimensions of the floor sink and sinks into the floor sink causing a 1-2 inches gap. Provide a proper, fitting floor sink cover.

3) PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Debris/residue accumulation inside the floor sink. Deep cleaning required. REPEAT VIOLATION

4) PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Raise pipes above the rim of the floor sink to provide the minimum 1 inch air gap. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 The premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter and rubbish; all clean and soiled linen shall be properly stored; non-food items shall be stored and displayed separate from food and food-contact surfaces; the facility shall be kept free of vermin. (114067 (j), 114123, 114143 (a) & (b), 114175, 114178, 114185, 114185.1, 114185.2, 114185.3, 114185.4, 114256, 114256.1, 114256.2, 114256.4, 114257, 114257.1, 114259, 114259.1, 114259.2, 114259.3, 114279, 114281, 114282) 4.00 All food facilities shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. A food facility shall at all times be so constructed, equipped, maintained, and operated as to prevent the entrance and harborage of animals, birds, and vermin, including, but not limited to, rodents and insects. The premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter, rubbish, and vermin.

Lockers or other suitable facilities shall be provided and used for the orderly storage of employee clothing and other possessions. Lockers or other suitable facilities shall be located in a designated room or area where contamination of food, equipment, utensils, linens, and single-use articles cannot occur. Dressing rooms or dressing areas shall be provided and used by employees if the employees regularly change their clothes in the facility.
1) BACK STORAGE AREA: Debris/food debris on the floor under shelving units. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) BACK STORAGE AREA: Remove all unnecessary items that you are no longer using to run the facility. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER AREA: Properly dispose the old fan and clean area. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 The walls / ceilings shall have durable, smooth, nonabsorbent, light-colored, and washable surfaces. All floor surfaces, other than the customer service areas, shall be approved, smooth, durable and made of nonabsorbent material that is easily cleanable. Approved base coving shall be provided in all areas, except customer service areas and where food is stored in original unopened containers. Food facilities shall be fully enclosed. All food facilities shall be kept clean and in good repair. (114065, 114067, 114069, 114175, 114143, 114257, 114259.2, 114266, 114268, 114268.1, 114271, 114272) 4.00 All food facilities shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. Floor surfaces in all areas in which food is prepared, packaged or stored, where any utensil is washed, where refuse or garbage is stored, where janitorial facilities are located, and in all restrooms and hand washing areas shall be smooth and of durable construction and made from non absorbent material that is easily cleanable.

Each permanent food facility shall be fully enclosed in a building consisting of permanent floors, walls, and an overhead structure that meets minimum standards. Food facilities that are not fully enclosed on all sides and that are in operation on January 1, 1985, shall not be required to meet the requirements of this section until the facility is remodeled or has a significant menu change or a change in its method of operation. Full enclosure is not required for dining areas and certain other areas when approved for outdoor food services.
1) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install coved base at the floor/wall juncture. No rubber topset installation. Submit coving sample for approval prior to installation. Installation of unapproved flooring may be required to be removed at the owner's expense and the correct coving to be installed. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) RIGHT RESTROOM: Properly repair all cracked grout lines between the floor and wall tiles. Do not use tissue paper to fill in the gaps. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) LEFT RESTROOM: Install coved base at the floor/wall juncture. No rubber topset installation. Submit coving sample for approval prior to installation. Installation of unapproved flooring may be required to be removed at the owner's expense and the correct coving to be installed. REPEAT VIOLATION

4) LEFT RESTROOM: Properly repair all cracked grout lines between the floor and wall tiles. Do not use tissue paper to fill in the gaps. REPEAT VIOLATION
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 A person proposing to build or remodel a food facility shall submit plans for approval before starting any new construction or remodeling of any facility for use as a retail food facility. (114380, 114381) 4.00 A person proposing to build or remodel a food facility shall submit complete, easily readable plans drawn to scale and specifications to the Division of Environmental Health and obtain approval prior to starting any project. (2) RESTROOMS: (2) new restrooms were constructed without plan submittal and approval. Restrooms still need to be brought up to current code. See previous violations on toilet facilities. REPEAT VIOLATION 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
1-16-2018 Food facilities that prepare food shall be equipped with warewashing facilities. Testing equipment and materials shall be provided to measure the applicable sanitization method. (114067(f,g), 114099, 114099.1, 114099.2, 114099.3, 114099.4, 114099.5, 114099.6, 114099.7, 114101, 114101.1, 114101.2, 114103, 114107, 114125) 4.00 Provide a sink with at least 3 compartments with 2 integral metal drainboards. The sink compartments and drainage facilities shall be large enough to accommodate the largest utensil or piece of equipment to be cleaned therein.

Clean the utensils in one of the following ways:

(1) Manual warewashing shall be accomplished by using a 3-compartment sink where the utensils are first pre-cleaned, then washed, rinsed, sanitized, and air dried. The temperature of the washing solution shall be maintained at not less than 100°F or the temperature specified on the cleaning agent manufacturer's label instructions. The utensils shall then be rinsed in clear water before being immersed in a sanitizing solution. Manual sanitization shall be accomplished in the final sanitizing rinse by one of the following:
(a) Immersion for at least 30 seconds where the water temperature is maintained at 171°F or above.
(b) The application of sanitizing chemicals by immersion, manual swabbing, or brushing, using one of the following solutions:
(1) Contact with a solution of 100 ppm available chlorine solution for at least 30 seconds.
(2) Contact with a solution of 25 ppm available iodine for at least one minute.
(3) Contact with a solution of 200 ppm quaternary ammonium for at least one minute.
(4) Contact with a solution of ozone that meets the requirements of Section 180.940 of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations and that is generated by a device located onsite at the food facility that meets all of the requirements of 114099.6.
(c) Other methods approved by the enforcement agency.

(2) Mechanical machine warewashing shall be accomplished by using an approved machine installed and operated in accordance with the manufacturer's specifications. Soiled items to be cleaned in a warewashing machine shall be loaded in racks, trays, or baskets or onto conveyors in a position that exposes the items to the unobstructed spray during all cycles and allows the items to drain. Mechanical sanitization shall be accomplished in the final sanitizing rinse by one of the following:
(a) By being cycled through equipment achieving a utensil surface temperature of 160°F or above.
(b) The mechanical application of sanitizing chemicals by pressure spraying methods using one of the following:
(1) Contact with a solution of 50 ppm available chlorine solution for at least 30 seconds.
(2) Contact with a solution of 25 ppm available iodine for at least one minute.
(3) Contact with any chemical sanitizer that meets the requirements of Section 180.940 of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations when used in accordance with both the sanitizer manufacturers use directions and the machine manufacturer's specifications.

Provide testing equipment and materials to adequately measure the applicable sanitization method.
PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Replace all missing drain plugs. REPEAT VIOLATION 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT


Rating on date 11-21-2017: Unsatisfactory - reinspection required (Total Points: 43.00)
DateViolationPointsCorrectionInspector CommentsFacility Area
11-21-2017 Any food is misbranded if its labeling is false or misleading, if it is offered for sale under the name of another food, or if it is an imitation of another food for which a definition and standard of identity has been established by regulation. (114087, 114089, 114089.1(a, b), 114090, 114093.1, 114377) 2.00 Present all food in a way that does not mislead or misinform consumers. Food or color additives, colored overwraps, lights or other misleading artificial means shall not be used to misrepresent the true appearance, color, or quality of a food.

The label shall contain the following information:
(1) The common name of the food.
(2) A list of ingredients in descending order of predominance by weight.
(3) The weight, count, or volume.
(4) The name and place of business of the manufacturer, packer, or distributor.
Nutrition labeling may also be required, and must be included when it is available from the manufacturer.

Food facility's or manufacturer's dating information, such as date codes or "use by" statements on packaging may not be concealed or altered.
1) MEAT DEPARTMENT: Prepackaged food products without proper labels. Some labels did not have ingredients or common food names. The store address was also cut off on some labels. See corrective text for labeling requirements.

2) ICE FREEZER: Ice manufactured and prepackaged on site. Provide the store information on the bags.
0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
11-21-2017 Handwashing signs shall be posted in each toilet room, directing attention to the need to thoroughly wash hands after using the restroom. (113953.5)

No smoking signs shall be posted in food preparation, food storage, and warewashing areas. (113978)

Consumers shall be notified that clean tableware is to be used when they return to self-service areas such as salad bars and buffets. (114075)

Any food facility constructed before January 1, 2004 without public toilet facilities shall prominently post a sign within the food facility in a public area stating that toilet facilities are not provided. (113725.1, 114276, 114381 (e))
2.00 Post permit in a conspicuous place (It is recommended that the permit be in customer view.). Post a notice advising patrons that a copy of the most recent routine inspection report is available for review by interested parties. Keep a copy of the most recent health inspection report at the facility for customer review purposes.

Post and maintain a legible and conspicuous sign in each toilet room directing attention to the need to thoroughly wash hands after using the toilet.

Post and maintain a legible "No Smoking" sign in food preparation, food storage, and utensil washing areas.

1) RIGHT RESTROOM: Post a handwashing sign near the handwashing sink.

2) LEFT RESTROOM: Post a handwashing sign near the handwashing sink.
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11-21-2017 All utensils and equipment shall be fully operative, clean, and in good repair. (114115, 114175). All utensils and equipment shall be approved, installed properly, and meet applicable standards. (114130, 114130.1, 114130.2, 114130.3, 114130.4, 114130.5, 114130.6, 114132, 114133, 114137, 114139, 114143, 114153, 114155, 114163, 114165, 114167, 114169, 114172, 114175, 114177, 114180, 114182) 4.00 Equipment food-contact surfaces and utensils shall be clean to sight and touch. The food-contact surfaces of cooking equipment and pans shall be kept free of encrusted grease deposits and other debris accumulations.

Keep all food facilities, and all utensils, display cases, windows, counters, shelves, tables, refrigeration units, sinks, dishwashing machines, and other equipment or utensils used in the storage, preparation, sale, service, and display of food, clean, fully operative, and in good repair.

The non-food-contact surfaces of equipment shall be kept free of an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and other debris. Equipment shall be reassembled so that food-contact surfaces are not contaminated.
1) WALK-IN MEAT FREEZER: Peeling paint in the ceiling. Re-paint.

2) WALK-IN MEAT FREEZER: Dark stains on the walls (especially under the fans). Deep cleaning required.

3) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Ice accumulation around the door frame. Clean. Evaluate what is causing the ice buildup and repair.

4) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Replace the deteriorated seal around the door.

5) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Repair the peeling metal on the door. There is ice accumulation here. Clean.

6) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Unfinished/bare wood shelves. Paint to provide smooth, easily cleanable, non-absorbent surfaces.

7) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Ice accumulation on the floor near the entrance. Clean. Evaluate what is causing the ice buildup and repair.

8) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Provide a cover over the light switch (exposed wiring).

9) GREEN SHELVING ABOVE THE ENTRANCE TO THE WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER AREA: Employees have to go under the shelving unit to access the walk-in ice cream freezer to store food or retrieve food. There is equipment stored on the shelf. Unsafe practice. Remove shelving unit.

10) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Heavy residue accumulation on the clear flexible plastic strips. Deep clean or replace.

11) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR:: Debris/residue accumulation the floor underneath shelves. Deep cleaning required.

12) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Residue accumulation on the metal shelving frames. Deep cleaning required.

13) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Unfinished/bare wood shelves. Paint to provide smooth, easily cleanable, non-absorbent surfaces.

14) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Replace the missing push knob used for exiting the refrigerator. Repair the bent rod holding the push knob.

15) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Replace the deteriorated black gasket/seal around the door.

16) MEAT DEPARTMENT MEAT CUTTING AREA: Cover the exposed outlet on the wall near the tamale steamer.

17) MEAT DEPARTMENT MEAT CUTTING AREA: Replace all grooved, stained cutting boards that are no longer smooth and easily cleanable.

18) HOBART PLASTIC SEALING MACHINE: Replace the burnt, discolored plastic sheet.

19) WALK-IN MILK REFRIGERATOR: Debris/residue (dried milk) accumulation on the shelves and on the floor underneath shelves. Deep cleaning required.

20) DELI MEAT (BACON) DISPLAY CASE: Debris/residue accumulation on the trays underneath shelves. Clean.
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11-21-2017 All food waste and rubbish shall be kept in leak proof and rodent proof containers. Containers shall be covered at all times. All waste must be removed and disposed of as frequently as necessary to prevent a nuisance. The exterior premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter and rubbish. (114244, 114245, 114245.1, 114245.2, 114245.3, 114245.4, 114245.5, 114245.6, 114245.7) 2.00 Maintain storage areas, enclosures, and receptacles for refuse, recyclables, and returnables in good repair. Store receptacles and waste handling units for refuse, recyclables, and returnables so as to not create a public health hazard or nuisance or interfere with the cleaning of adjacent space. Trash containers inside a food facility need not be covered during periods of operation unless leaving them uncovered creates a public health hazard or nuisance or interferes with the cleaning of adjacent space. Remove refuse, recyclables, and returnables from the premises at a frequency that will minimize the development of objectionable odors and other conditions that attract or harbor insects and rodents. OUTSIDE NEAR THE DELIVERY DOOR: Properly discard unused equipment and clean area. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
11-21-2017 Food employees shall keep their hands and exposed portions of their arms clean, and shall maaintain fingernails so they are cleanable. Employees are required to wash their hands: before beginning work; before handling food / equipment / utensils; as often as necessary during food preparation to remove soil and contamination; when switching from working with raw to ready-to-eat foods; after touching body parts; after using the toilet room; or any time when contamination may occur. (113952, 113953.3, 113968, 113973 (b-f)). Whenever gloves are worn, they shall be changed as often as handwashing is required. 7.00 The food employee shall wash their hands and portion of arms as required, and use utensils and gloves appropriately. Many handwashing stations lacking soap and/or paper towels. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
11-21-2017 Failure to keep food pure and free from contamination, adulteration and spoilage. Any food is adulterated if it bears or contains any poisonous or deleterious substance that may render it impure or injurious to health. (113967, 113976, 113980, 113988, 113990, 114035, 114254(c), 114254.3) 2.00 Provide adequate protection at all times to keep food pure and free from contamination, adulteration and spoilage. Destroy all contaminated, adulterated and spoiled food. 1) BABY FOOD: Expired baby food (Gerber chicken noodle 3 June 2017, Nestle Nido 31 Oct 2017, Gerber meat sticks 11 Nov 2017) on the retail shelves. Containers removed from sales floor during inspection. Thoroughly check inventory and remove as required.

2) MEAT DEPARTMENT ENTRANCE: Re-locate the large meat seasoning bin located next to the handwashing sink to prevent water from splashing onto the product.
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11-21-2017 All food shall be separated and protected from contamination. (113984, 113986, 113988, 113990, 114060, 114067, 114069, 114077, 114079, 114089.1 (c), 114143 (c)) 2.00 Destroy all contaminated food. All food shall be prepared, stored, displayed, dispensed, placed, transported, sold, and served as to be protected from dirt, vermin, unnecessary handling, droplet contamination, overhead leakage, or other contamination.
If unpackaged food is displayed and sold in bulk in other than self-service containers, then it shall be served by an employee of the food establishment directly to a consumer and shall be displayed in clean, sanitary, and covered or otherwise protected containers.
For bulk customer self-service food items, such as salad bars, buffet type foods, and other ready-to-eat food, install sneeze guards that intercept a direct line between the customer's mouth and the food being offered, dispense from approved mechanical dispensers, or employ other effective means to protect ready-to-eat food from contamination.
Protect all cartons, boxes, or other materials used in the packaging of any food from dirt, vermin, and other forms of contamination or adulteration.
1) DENTED CANS ON THE RETAIL SHELVES: Dented food cans (hominy, corn, etc.) on the retail shelves. Cans removed from sales floor during inspection. Thoroughly check inventory and remove as required. Store food only in undamaged containers, in a manner so as to protect it from the possibility of adulteration or contamination.

2) BULK FOOD CONTAINERS IN THE PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Label food bins with the common names. Provide scoops or tongs in each bin.
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11-21-2017 Food shall be stored in an approved manner, in approved containers and labeled as to contents. Food shall be stored at least 6" above the floor on approved shelving. (114047, 114049, 114051, 114053, 114055, 114067(h), 114069) 2.00 Provide adequate and suitable space for the storage of food. Store food at least 6 inches off the floor. Store bulk food not stored in original packaging in containers identifying the food by common name. Food shall not be stored in locker rooms, restrooms, dressing rooms, refuse areas, or mechanical rooms; under open stairwells; under lines on which water has condensed; under leaking water lines, including leaking automatic fire sprinkler heads: or under sewer lines that are not shielded to intercept potential drips.

Only prepackaged nonpotentially hazardous food or uncut produce may be displayed or sold outdoors by a food facility if outdoor displays have overhead protection that extends over all food items, and if all food items from the outdoor display are stored inside the fully enclosed food facility at all times other than during business hours.

Products that are held by the permit holder for credit, redemption, or return to the distributor, such as damaged, spoiled, or recalled products, shall be segregated and held in designated areas that are separated from food, equipment, utensils, linens, and single-use articles. All returned or damaged food products and food products from which the label has been removed shall be separated and stored in a separate area and in a manner that shall prevent adulteration of other foods and shall not contribute to a vermin problem.



1) BACK STORAGE AREA: Organize all food and food-related packaging. Store all food at least 6 inches above the floor.

2) BACK STORAGE AREA: Segregate and designate an area for all food products awaiting credit/redemption/return to distributor, away from food, equipment, utensils, linens, and single-use articles to prevent mixing with other foods awaiting to be put on retail shelves and to prevent vermin problems.

3) WALK-IN MEAT FREEZER: Organize all food packages. Store all food at least 6 inches above the floor.

4) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Organize all food packages. Store all food at least 6 inches above the floor.
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11-21-2017 Exhaust hoods shall be provided to remove toxic gases, heat, grease, vapors, and smoke and be approved by the local building department. Canopy-type hoods shall extend 6" beyond all cooking equipment. All areas shall have sufficient ventilation to facilitate proper food storage. Toilet rooms shall be vented to the outside air by a screened openable window, an air shaft, or a light-switch activated exhaust fan, consistent with local building codes. (114149, 114149.1) Adequate lighting shall be provided in all areas to facilitate cleaning and inspection. Light fixtures in areas where open food is stored, served, prepared, and where utensils are washed shall be of shatterproof construction or protected with light shields. (114149.2, 114149.3, 114252, 114252.1) 4.00 All areas shall have sufficient ventilation to facilitate proper food storage and to provide a reasonable condition of comfort for each employee, consistent with the job performed by the employee.

Light fixtures in areas where food is prepared, open food is stored, or utensils are cleaned shall be of shatterproof construction or shall be protected with shatterproof shields and shall be readily cleanable. In every room and area in which any food is prepared, manufactured, processed, or prepackaged, or in which equipment or utensils are cleaned, sufficient natural or artificial lighting shall be provided to produce the following light intensity, while the area is in use:
(a) At least 10-foot candles for the following:
(1) At a distance of 30 inches above the floor, in walk-in refrigeration units, and dry food storage areas.
(2) At a working surface on which alcoholic beverages are prepared or where utensils used in the preparation or service of alcoholic beverages are cleaned.
(3) Inside equipment, such as reach-in or under-the-counter refrigerators.
(b) At least 20-foot candles for the following:
(1) At a surface where food is provided for consumer self-service or where fresh produce or prepackaged foods are sold or offered for consumption.
(2) In server stations where food is prepared.
(3) At a distance of 30 inches above the floor in areas used for handwashing, warewashing, and equipment and utensil storage, and in toilet rooms.
(c) Except in server stations where food is prepared, at least 50-foot candles at a surface where a food employee is working with food or working with utensils or equipment such as knives, slicers, grinders, or saws where employee safety is a factor.
1) BACK STORAGE: Provide more lighting near the restrooms and walk-in meat freezer. Replace all non-functional lights.

2) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER AREA: Install lighting in the newly constructed awning near the entrance.

3) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Install lighting in the refrigerator.

4) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER: Provide a shatterproof cover over the light.

5) WALK-IN MEAT REFRIGERATOR: Replace the (2) missing shatterproof covers over the lights.

6) FROZEN FOOD REACH-IN REFRIGERATORS: Replace all non-functioning light tubes near the glass doors.

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11-21-2017 The potable water supply shall be protected with a backflow or back siphonage protection device, as required by applicable plumbing codes. (114192) All plumbing and plumbing fixtures shall be installed in compliance with local plumbing ordinances, shall be maintained so as to prevent any contamination, and shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. Any hose used for conveying potable water shall be of approved materials, labeled, properly stored, and used for no other purpose. (114171, 114189.1, 114190, 114192.1, 114193, 114193.1, 114195, 114197, 114199, 114201, 114269) 2.00 All plumbing and plumbing fixtures shall be installed in compliance with local plumbing ordinances, shall be maintained so as to prevent any contamination, and shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. 1) MEAT DEPARTMENT DISPLAY AREA: Provide a cover over the floor sink.

2) MEAT DEPARTMENT ENTRANCE TO MEAT CUTTING AREA: Replace the bent floor drain cover.

3) MEAT DEPARTMENT NEAR THE HOBART PLASTIC SEALING MACHINE: Provide a cover over the floor sink.

4) PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Debris/residue accumulation inside the floor sink. Deep cleaning required.

5) PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Raise pipes above the rim of the floor sink to provide the minimum 1 inch air gap.
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11-21-2017 Toilet facilities shall be maintained clean, sanitary and in good repair. Toilet rooms shall be separated by a well-fitting self-closing door. Toilet tissue shall be provided in a permanently installed dispenser at each toilet. The number of toilet facilities shall be in accordance with local building and plumbing ordinances. Toilet facilities shall be provided for patrons: in establishments with more than 20,000 sq ft.; establishments offering on-site food consumption. (113953, 113953.1, 113953.2, 114250, 114250.1, 114276) 2.00 Provide clean toilet facilities in good repair. Provide permanently installed toilet tissue dispenser(s) in all toilet facilities. Provide handwashing facilities within or adjacent to all toilet facilities. Soap shall be provided in dispensers at, or adjacent to, handwashing facilities. Single-use sanitary towels in dispensers or hot-air blowers shall be provided at handwashing facilities.

Customer restrooms are required for food facilities of more than 20,000 square feet if they were constructed after July 1 1984, and also applies to facilities of any size that were constructed after January 1, 2004 where there is onsite consumption of food. A "take-out only" food facility, with no seating indoors or outdoors, may not be required to provide customer restrooms. Check with the Division of Environmental Health and with the appropriate Planning Department before removing or restricting access to customer restrooms.
1) RIGHT RESTROOM: Replace the missing light switch cover (exposed wires).

2) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a permanent toilet paper dispenser.

3) RIGHT RESTROOM: Dust accumulation on the ventilation fan cover in the ceiling. Clean.

4) RIGHT RESTROOM: White powdery substance on the wall tiles. Clean.

5) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a self-closing device on the door.

6) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a permanent soap dispenser.

7) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install a paper towel dispenser or an electric hot-air blower.

8) RIGHT RESTROOM: Provide hot running water at the handwashing sink.

9) RIGHT RESTROOM: Repair the handwashing sink to drain properly (very slow draining).

10) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a permanent toilet paper dispenser.

11) LEFT RESTROOM: Dust accumulation on the ventilation fan cover in the ceiling. Clean.

12) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a self-closing device on the door.

13) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a permanent soap dispenser.

14) LEFT RESTROOM: Install a paper towel dispenser or an electric hot-air blower.
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11-21-2017 Handwashing soap and single use towels or drying device shall be provided in dispensers adjacent to each handwashing facility; dispensers shall be maintained in good repair. (113953.2) Adequate separate facilities shall be provided for handwashing, food preparation, and the washing of utensils and equipment. (113953, 113953.1) 2.00 Handwashing facilities shall be sufficient in number and conveniently located so as to be accessible at all times for use by food employees. Employees shall not clean their hands in a sink used for food preparation, warewashing, or in a service sink or a curbed cleaning facility used for the disposal of mop water and similar liquid waste. Do not place objects in front of the handwashing station, and do not place items, utensils or wiping cloths in the handwashing sink.

Handwashing facilities shall be equipped to provide warm water under pressure for a minimum of 15 seconds. If the temperature of water provided is not readily adjustable at the faucet, the temperature of the water shall be at least 100°F, but not greater than 108°F. Soap shall be provided in approved dispensers at, or adjacent to, handwashing facilities (no bars of soap). Single-use sanitary towels or hot-air blowers shall be provided at handwashing facilities in approved dispensing devices.
1) HANDWASHING SINK MEAT DEPARTMENT ENTRANCE: Refill empty paper towel dispenser.

2) HANDWASHING SINK MEAT DEPARTMENT ENTRANCE: Refill empty soap dispenser.

3) HANDWASHING SINK MEAT CUTTING AREA: Install a permanent soap dispenser.

4) HANDWASHING SINK MEAT CUTTING AREA: Install a paper towel dispenser.

5) HANDWASHING SINK PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Refill the empty paper towel dispenser.
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11-21-2017 The walls / ceilings shall have durable, smooth, nonabsorbent, light-colored, and washable surfaces. All floor surfaces, other than the customer service areas, shall be approved, smooth, durable and made of nonabsorbent material that is easily cleanable. Approved base coving shall be provided in all areas, except customer service areas and where food is stored in original unopened containers. Food facilities shall be fully enclosed. All food facilities shall be kept clean and in good repair. (114065, 114067, 114069, 114175, 114143, 114257, 114259.2, 114266, 114268, 114268.1, 114271, 114272) 2.00 All food facilities shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. Floor surfaces in all areas in which food is prepared, packaged or stored, where any utensil is washed, where refuse or garbage is stored, where janitorial facilities are located, and in all restrooms and hand washing areas shall be smooth and of durable construction and made from non absorbent material that is easily cleanable.

Each permanent food facility shall be fully enclosed in a building consisting of permanent floors, walls, and an overhead structure that meets minimum standards. Food facilities that are not fully enclosed on all sides and that are in operation on January 1, 1985, shall not be required to meet the requirements of this section until the facility is remodeled or has a significant menu change or a change in its method of operation. Full enclosure is not required for dining areas and certain other areas when approved for outdoor food services.
1) RIGHT RESTROOM: Install coved base at the floor/wall juncture. No rubber topset installation.

2) RIGHT RESTROOM: Properly repair all cracked grout lines between the floor and wall tiles. Do not use tissue paper to fill in the gaps.

3) LEFT RESTROOM: Install coved base at the floor/wall juncture. No rubber topset installation.

4) LEFT RESTROOM: Properly repair all cracked grout lines between the floor and wall tiles. Do not use tissue paper to fill in the gaps.
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11-21-2017 The premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter and rubbish; all clean and soiled linen shall be properly stored; non-food items shall be stored and displayed separate from food and food-contact surfaces; the facility shall be kept free of vermin. (114067 (j), 114123, 114143 (a) & (b), 114175, 114178, 114185, 114185.1, 114185.2, 114185.3, 114185.4, 114256, 114256.1, 114256.2, 114256.4, 114257, 114257.1, 114259, 114259.1, 114259.2, 114259.3, 114279, 114281, 114282) 4.00 All food facilities shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. A food facility shall at all times be so constructed, equipped, maintained, and operated as to prevent the entrance and harborage of animals, birds, and vermin, including, but not limited to, rodents and insects. The premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter, rubbish, and vermin.

Lockers or other suitable facilities shall be provided and used for the orderly storage of employee clothing and other possessions. Lockers or other suitable facilities shall be located in a designated room or area where contamination of food, equipment, utensils, linens, and single-use articles cannot occur. Dressing rooms or dressing areas shall be provided and used by employees if the employees regularly change their clothes in the facility.
1) BACK STORAGE AREA: Debris/food debris on the floor under shelving units. Clean. REPEAT VIOLATION

2) BACK STORAGE AREA: Remove all unnecessary items that you are no longer using to run the facility. REPEAT VIOLATION

3) WALK-IN ICE CREAM FREEZER AREA: Properly dispose the old fan and clean area.
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11-21-2017 Additional information provided to facility operators 0.00 Excerpts from California Health and Safety Code, Division 104 (Environmental Health), Part 7 (California Retail Food Code), sections 113700 through 114437. 1) HOT TAMALES: Discontinue selling hot tamales as you are not permitted to do so.

2) CHORIZO: Discontinue selling chorizo made in the facility until you contact Ana Marin of California Department of Food and Agriculture 559-487-5244.
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11-21-2017 A person proposing to build or remodel a food facility shall submit plans for approval before starting any new construction or remodeling of any facility for use as a retail food facility. (114380, 114381) 2.00 A person proposing to build or remodel a food facility shall submit complete, easily readable plans drawn to scale and specifications to the Division of Environmental Health and obtain approval prior to starting any project. (2) RESTROOMS: (2) new restrooms were constructed without plan submittal and approval. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT
11-21-2017 Food facilities that prepare food shall be equipped with warewashing facilities. Testing equipment and materials shall be provided to measure the applicable sanitization method. (114067(f,g), 114099, 114099.1, 114099.2, 114099.3, 114099.4, 114099.5, 114099.6, 114099.7, 114101, 114101.1, 114101.2, 114103, 114107, 114125) 2.00 Provide a sink with at least 3 compartments with 2 integral metal drainboards. The sink compartments and drainage facilities shall be large enough to accommodate the largest utensil or piece of equipment to be cleaned therein.

Clean the utensils in one of the following ways:

(1) Manual warewashing shall be accomplished by using a 3-compartment sink where the utensils are first pre-cleaned, then washed, rinsed, sanitized, and air dried. The temperature of the washing solution shall be maintained at not less than 100°F or the temperature specified on the cleaning agent manufacturer's label instructions. The utensils shall then be rinsed in clear water before being immersed in a sanitizing solution. Manual sanitization shall be accomplished in the final sanitizing rinse by one of the following:
(a) Immersion for at least 30 seconds where the water temperature is maintained at 171°F or above.
(b) The application of sanitizing chemicals by immersion, manual swabbing, or brushing, using one of the following solutions:
(1) Contact with a solution of 100 ppm available chlorine solution for at least 30 seconds.
(2) Contact with a solution of 25 ppm available iodine for at least one minute.
(3) Contact with a solution of 200 ppm quaternary ammonium for at least one minute.
(4) Contact with a solution of ozone that meets the requirements of Section 180.940 of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations and that is generated by a device located onsite at the food facility that meets all of the requirements of 114099.6.
(c) Other methods approved by the enforcement agency.

(2) Mechanical machine warewashing shall be accomplished by using an approved machine installed and operated in accordance with the manufacturer's specifications. Soiled items to be cleaned in a warewashing machine shall be loaded in racks, trays, or baskets or onto conveyors in a position that exposes the items to the unobstructed spray during all cycles and allows the items to drain. Mechanical sanitization shall be accomplished in the final sanitizing rinse by one of the following:
(a) By being cycled through equipment achieving a utensil surface temperature of 160°F or above.
(b) The mechanical application of sanitizing chemicals by pressure spraying methods using one of the following:
(1) Contact with a solution of 50 ppm available chlorine solution for at least 30 seconds.
(2) Contact with a solution of 25 ppm available iodine for at least one minute.
(3) Contact with any chemical sanitizer that meets the requirements of Section 180.940 of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations when used in accordance with both the sanitizer manufacturers use directions and the machine manufacturer's specifications.

Provide testing equipment and materials to adequately measure the applicable sanitization method.
PRODUCE DEPARTMENT: Replace all missing drain plugs. 0113 RETAIL MARKET 15,001-30,000 SQFT