The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (866-366-3723) has adopted a risk-based inspection reporting process for restaurants and other food handlers.
Barbara Schultz of Manheim Township wrote a letter to Watchdog magazine saying she has been reading the restaurant’s content.
Mama Juana 39 N 9th St Lebanon, follow-up, December 21st. path. The raw chicken was stored in a walk-in cooler on top of the raw beef. Fixed. The 5-gallon bucket containing food was stored in front of the handwashing sink and was exposed to handwashing splashes. Food prepared on-site will be date marked. However, some products have a manufacturing date written on them, and others have a “use by date” written on them. The facility requires him to use only one method for dating food. On one item he had a date marked with more than 7 days. Facility managers must properly train employees on how to date items. Time used in lieu of temperature in food facilities to control potentially hazardous food without having written procedures or documentation in place to confirm food disposal. The hot water faucet in the prep area is not working.
Family Dollar Store #4041, 306 Cumberland St Lebanon, complaint, December 20th. Pass. There was an immediate health hazard situation at the facility, with backed-up sewage flooding the floor and creating unsanitary conditions for employees and the public. The facility immediately ceased operations and did not notify regulators. The day after the toilet was unclogged, sewage remained on the floor of the facility.
Jonestown / Hershey Ne Core, 11 Lickdale Rd Jonestown, December 20th. Beef was observed to be thawed at room temperature in a three-compartment sink, but this is not an approved thawing method. Thermometers to ensure proper temperature of food are not available or readily accessible. There are no disposable towels, disposable towels, or air dryers in the hand washing area in the restroom.
Snitz Creek Brewery, 2701 Horseshoe Pike Palmyra, opening, Dec. 20. path. The women’s restroom does not have a lidded waste tray for sanitary napkins. The hand wash sink in the bar area does not have disposable towels, continuous use towels, or air drying equipment. There are no signs or posters posted at the hand washing sink in the bar area reminding food employees to wash their hands.
Fredericksburg Eagle Hotel, 101 E Main St Fredericksburg, Dec. 19. Pass. Eating An employee was observed eating and tasting food in the kitchen. There was mold growing inside the ice machine, which comes into contact with food, and it was not clean to look at or touch.
Redner’s Warehouse Mkt #86, 2975 Route 22 Fredericksburg, Dec. 19. Pass. There are no signs or posters posted at the handwashing sinks in the deli preparation area reminding food employees to wash their hands. Hand washing sinks in meat preparation areas do not have signs or posters posted reminding food employees to wash their hands.
Burger King #620, 2040 West Cumberland St. Lebanon, Emergency Response, December 18th. There are no violations.
Dollar General Store #13229, 507 Jonestown Rd Jonestown, December 18th. There are no violations.