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Baba Coffee, North Kedzie Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA

Total all time reports:  1
Latest report: February 25, 2021 9:01 AM
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February 25, 2021 9:01 AM

“Report date: Feb 19, 2021
38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: observed no pest control log book on the premises. Management instructed to have a pest control log book from a licensed pest control company with all required documents. Priority foundation 7-38-020(c). No citati... See Moreon issued.

Source: chicago.gov
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May 6, 2021 9:01 AM

“Report date: May 4, 2021
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May 6, 2021 9:01 AM

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47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
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May 6, 2021 9:01 AM

“Report date: May 3, 2021
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May 6, 2021 9:01 AM

“Report date: May 3, 2021
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48. Warewashing facilities: installed, maintained & used; test strips
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49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
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51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
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53. Toilet facilities: properly constructed, supplied, & cleaned
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55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
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55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
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56. Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used
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May 6, 2021 9:01 AM

“Report date: May 3, 2021
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May 6, 2021 9:01 AM

“Report date: May 3, 2021
10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
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33. Proper cooling methods used; adequate equipment for temperature control
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41. Wiping cloths: properly used & stored
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47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
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May 6, 2021 9:01 AM

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May 6, 2021 9:01 AM

“Report date: May 3, 2021
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