Lucky Stop at 2500 Woden Road: 14 demerits for several dressings needed to be discarded, 2 to 4-hour rule chart needed, use-by date needed for sliced meats, paper towels needed at hand sink, ice scoop not kept in clean container, log book schedule for vent-a-hood and other equipment cleaning not kept, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Nini’s Fresh Donuts at 1617 South Street: 10 demerits for employee drinks not stored properly, visible thermometer not provided for milk cooler up front, egg cooler not kept wiped down, clean, and sanitary, two spatulas needed to be discarded because they weren’t smooth and easily cleanable, ramp in delivery area needed to be repaired so that it’s safe, dumpster lids not kept closed, and log book schedule for vent-a-hood and other equipment cleaning not kept.
El Coco Loco at 930 South Street: 9 demerits: hand wash sink not kept empty, chemical spray bottles, scoop not kept out of ice maker, water-damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced, and weatherproofing needed for front door.
Barbecue House at 704 North Stallings Drive: 7 demerits for use-by needed, test strips needed, vents not kept wiped clean, log book not kept for vent-a-hood and other equipment cleaning, and any water-damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced.
KFC - Kentucky Fried Chicken at 3007 North Street: 7 demerits for lids and straws needed for employee drinks in food prep area, one spatula needed to be discarded because it wasn’t smooth and easily cleanable, and log book schedule for vent-a-hood and other equipment cleaning not kept.
Tango Mango at 3801 North Street, Suite 17: 6 demerits for test strip access and ice scoop not kept in clean container.
Donut Express at 624 Northeast Stallings Drive: 3 demerits for blue solution not stored properly, log book schedule for vent-a-hood and other equipment cleaning, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Burger King at 3819 South Street: 3 demerits for cap on outside grease bin needed to be replaced, area not kept clean, and grease on sidewalk needed to be cleaned up.
Checkpoint No. 21 convenience store at 3104 North University Drive: thermometers not needed for all coolers and freezers.
Texas Pro Bowl Grill at 3801 North Street, Suite 11: 3 demerits for hand wash sink not kept empty and log book schedule on vent-a-hood and other equipment cleaning not kept.
Pepper Jack’s at 1504 North Street: 3 demerits for cap needed for solution and schedule for vent-a-hood and other equipment cleaning not kept.
Walmart Deli and Grill at 4801 North Street: 3 demerits for access to hand wash sink not kept unimpeded.
Walmart Fuel Center at 4810 North Street: 0 demerits.
Pizza Hut Delivery and Pick Up at 3102 North University: 0 demerits.
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