Kitchen Inspections - Sept. 22, 2013

Kentucky Fried Chicken, located at 400 W. Oglethorpe Blvd., received a score of 98 on its recent kitchen inspection.

Kentucky Fried Chicken, located at 400 W. Oglethorpe Blvd., received a score of 98 on its recent kitchen inspection.

These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty and Worth County Environmental Health Offices Sept. 12-19, 2013.

The department scores on a 100-point scale with a score of 80 or greater considered to be passing.

Businesses and Agencies inspected are required to post score sheets where the public can see them. To contact the health office, call (229) 438-3943.


Logan’s Roadhouse, 1200 N. Westover Blvd.

Score: 81

Notes: Observed: (2) two locations in prep area where “handwashing sink” was not accessible for employee use during time of operation; Observed: Kitchen utensils store at(2) two locations in handwashing sink. Repeat Violation; Observed: Two(2) food items stored in cold hold device outside of the safe zone, specifically; sliced tomatoes (@ 47.6 degs), PHF and Raw lobster (@44degs). [Merchant Voluntarily disposed items] Corrected On-Site. New Violation; Observed: rust Build up on storage rack in Raw Meat Cooler (outer paint coating withering away to rust). The merchant sent information supporting remedy as per email which contained purchase order fro replacement equipment. New Violation; Observed: drain located in prep area was clogged - water was draining on floor. Repeat Violation.

West Town Elementary, 1113 University Ave.

Score: 100


Garcia’s Mexican Food/Base of Operation, 3331 Sylvester Road

Score: 100

Henry’s Fine Edibles, 2516 Dawson Road Site L

Score: 88

Notes: Observed potentially hazardous food cold held at greater than 41 degrees Fahrenheit. PIC removed items from cooler, placed on ice, or placed in refrigerator. Discussed getting cooler serviced. Corrected On-Site. New Violation; Observed QAC and chlorine sanitizers too strong. Pic made new sanitizer at proper strengths. Corrected On-Site. New Violation.

Legend Lounge & Club, 725 E. Broad Ave.

Score: 100

Palace Sport Bar Restaurant, 2220 B Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive

Score: 92

Notes: Observed no employee health policy on file; Copy of employee health policy was provided to PIC New Violation; Observed inspection report not posted; PIC will post current inspection report New Violation; Observed food service permit not posted; PIC will get a copy of permit to post New Violation; Observed hot water at handsink in area where fryers are not working; PIC will have hot water at handsink repaired New Violation; Observed raw wood in employee restroom needs to be sealed New Violation.

Taqueria La Mexicana/Mobile Unit, 2203 E. Broad Ave.

Score: 86

Notes: No Certified food safety manager. Gave PIC list of providers for CFSM course. New Violation; No employee health policy. Provided PIC with 2007 Georgia Food Code Employee Information handout. Repeat Violation; Permit not displayed. Discussed posting necessary paperwork. New Violation; Last inspection report not displayed. Discussed posting necessary paperwork. New Violation; Handwashing signs not posted. Discussed posting necessary paperwork. New Violation; Self closure not provided on exterior door. Discussed providing self-closure by next routine inspection. New Violation.


Deerfield Windsor School/Upper Campus, 2500 Nottingham Way

Score: 96

Notes: Observed hot water sanitizing dishmachine final rinse not reaching proper temperature; PIC inform plant operations and they will repair it after lunch today New Violation.

Sherwood Christian/Lower Campus, 2200 Stuart Ave.

Score: 100

Whitney Child Development Center, 1129 W. Whitney Ave.

Score: 100


Freeze Frozen Yogurt Inc., 629 N. Westover Blvd.

Score: 99

Notes: Observed no self closer on restroom door; PIC will inform owner. New Violation.

Kentucky Fried Chicken, 400 W. Oglethorpe Blvd.

Score: 98

Notes: Observed gaskets in disrepair at ice machine. Discussed repairing/replacing with PIC. New Violation; Observed floors soiled beneath storage shelving. Discussed routinely cleaning wit PIC New Violation.

Long John Silver, 1716 E. Oglethorpe Blvd.

Score: 97

Notes: Observed hand wash sink leaking at faucet. Repeat Violation.

Marco’s Pizza, 2818 Old Dawson Road Site 9

Score: 98

Notes: Observed no handwash sign posted at handsink in restroom; PIC will post a handwash sign New Violation; Observed no lid on trashcan in restroom; PIC will provide a lid for trashcan New Violation; Observed no self closer on restroom door; PIC will have a self closer placed on door New Violation.

River Pointe Golf Club, 801 River Pointe Drive

Score: 78

Notes: Observed no paper towels at sink No. 1 and no soap at sink No. 2. Person in charge is going to have supplies restocked. New Violation; Observed containers of raw fish stored above containers of dill pickles. Corrected On-Site. New Violation; Observed ready to eat potentially hazardous foods held for more than 24 hours that did not have a seven day expiration date (from the start of prep). Corrected On-Site. New Violation; Observed bulk food containers of raw seasonings not properly labeled with working name. New Violation; Observed single service items not properly protected. New Violation; Observed single use items used for storing food after original product has been used out. New Violation; Observed damage to ceiling around the ceiling air return vents. New Violation; Observed walk in cooler door gasket in need of cleaning. New Violation.

Starbucks Coffee, 417 Third Ave. P.O. Box 1828

Score: 100


Big Rax Saloon, 717 N. Westover Blvd. Site E

Score: 96

Notes: Observed buildup located inside the ice bin at the top. New Violation.

Merry Acres Middle School, 1601 Florence Drive

Score: 96

Notes: Observed prepared food in cold holding storage and hot holding storage, that is ready to be placed on the serving line, not properly covered to prevent cross contamination. New Violation; Observed dry storage room stock shelves worn and in need of repair. New Violation.

Subway, 1103 N. Westover Blvd.

Score: 93

Notes: Observation: Sanitation Bucket filled with a solution that measured below 50ppm of sanitization agent.Merchant corrected the apparatus on site during inspection. Corrected On-Site. Repeat Violation; Observation: “Covering receptacles” Slide Door of the Dumpster was opened and uncovered. New Violation; Observed: “Outer Openings, Protected” rear door has missing threshold and protective shielding from door plate has missing fasteners. * Allowing potential insect(Varmint & vermin) ingress to food items. New Violation.


3 Squares Diner, 303 E. Oakridge Drive

Score: 97

Notes: Observed warming pans stacked wet. Discussed with the CFSM. New Violation; Observed cutting board at cold hold station needs replacing. CFSM will have cutting board replaced. Repeat Violation.

Morningside of Albany Food Service, 1721 Beattie Road

Score: 100

Mount Zion Child Development Center, 209 Slater King Drive

Score: 100

Zaxby’s of Albany #2, 2806 N. Slappey Blvd.

Score: 99

Notes: Observed waste in outside receptacle not in trash bags. Corrected on site by CFSM. Corrected On-Site. New Violation.



McDonald’s, 617 E. Franklin St.

Score: 89

Notes: Observed apple pies in Walk-in Freezer stored uncovered. Observed lettuce in Walk-in Cooler stored uncovered. New Violation; Observed build up of pink slime on deflector in ice machine. Observed buildup on drink nozzles on drink machine in dining room. New Violation; Observed cook wearing watch on wrist while preparing food. Repeat Violation; Observed wiping cloth buckets stored on floor. New Violation; Food Service permit not displayed in public view; Observed inspection report not displayed in public view. New Violation; Hot water not available at time of inspection. Manager and maintenance were working to get hot water heater functioning at time of inspection. Corrected On-Site. New Violation.


Mary Alice Shipp Senior Center, 710 Price St.

Score: 100