Lucky Stop No. 2 at 1324 South Street: 13 demerits for one food product needed to be discarded because it was dented, hand wash sink not kept clear, hand towels needed at hand sink, one spatula and one knife needed to be replaced, all food personnel needed hair restraints, vents not kept clean, and coolers and freezers not kept clean.
Tacos Dona Pancha at 112 West Seale: 11 demerits for use-by dates needed, back flow preventer needed for outside hose, several utensils needed to be re-cleaned and re-sanitized, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Dollar General at 927 North University Drive: 10 demerits for open drinks in ice cream cooler, two canned food items needed to be discarded, juice spill in milk case needed to be cleaned up, men’s bathroom needed to be repaired, lock needed for unisex bathroom, thermometers needed for all coolers and freezers, food protection management certification needed, water-damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
El Coco Loco at 930 South Street: 10 demerits for backflow preventer needed for outside hose, paper towels needed for hand wash sink, and bottled water in ice maker.
Mike’s BBQ at 1622 South Street: 7 demerits for use-by date needed for all sliced meats in cooler, ice scoop not kept in clean container, one spatula needed to be replaced, dumpster lids not kept closed, vents not kept clean, and water-damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced.
El Roble Torilleria at 1408 South Street: 4 demerits for one dented cam of food needed to be removed.
Jimmy John’s at 2023 North Street: 3 demerits for spray bottles needed to be re-labeled.
Smoothie King at 2417 North Street: 3 demerits for one spray bottle needed to be re-labeled.
Splash Kingdom Timber Falls Waterpark: 3 demerits for two thermometers needed to be re-calibrated.
Texas Pro Bowl Grill at 2801 North Street, Suite 11: 0 demerits.
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