Food Service Inspection Reports
If this is your first time visiting this website, please take
the time to review the following information on our inspection
if you have already reviewed this information and want to
research inspection reports on a food establishment in Adams
In the last few years, there has been increased interest in
inspection reports by the public and other entities.
This information has always been available through the
Freedom of Information Act.
However, to make the process easier, the Adams County
Health Department has decided to post the information on the
website. Inspection reports
from the beginning of 2012 are available now.
How to read the report:
When you look up an inspection report, there will be 6 visible
pages to the report.
The software we use will always show 6 pages on the website even
though Health Department inspectors may only comment on 2 or 3
Here is a description
of the 6 pages:
Page 2—Temperature Observations and General
On the top of the page, inspectors will list
temperature observations (both good temperatures and bad
temperatures can be listed here).
On the bottom half of the page, inspectors will
always leave comments for the facility.
Comments can include a summary of training or
documents provided to the facility, improvements the
facility has made, notes on procedures the facility
uses, suggestions for continued improvements, or even a
phrase that indicates no violations were observed during
Page 3—Narrative for Critical Items:
If any critical violations are marked on page 1,
the inspector will write the details of the violation on
Critical violations are identified on page 1 with red
these violations result in a 4 or 5 point deduction from
the score for each occurrence.
Page 4 & 5—Narrative for Establishment Sanitation, Design, and
If any minor violations are marked on page 1, the
inspector will write the details of the violation on
pages 4 & 5.
violations are identified on page 1 with black text.
Minor violations result in a 1 or 2 point
deduction from the total score.
page is not used and should not have anything written on
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If you have any questions, please contact
the Adams County Health Department and ask for an Environmental