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Louisville Metro KY - Pool Inspections

Metadata Updated: April 13, 2023

Routine reinspection of over 537 public pools and treated water aquatic facilities in the US State of Kentucky, totalling over 2,000 inspections per year. Inspections include spas (hot tubs), pools, wave pools, splash pads, theme park pools, and special purpose pools (such as dive pools) etc. Purpose of inspections is included in this data set.For more information on Louisville Metro’s aquatic inspection program and policies, see: will be updated weekly. Each week the data will be posted as a rolling five year table. That is the new data will be a set that includes inspections from the day of posting minus five years.Data Dictionary:Field Name-DefinitionInspectionID-Unique Identifier for the inspectionFacility ID-Unique Identifier for the FacilityFacility Name-Name of the FacilityFacility Address-Location of the FacilityFacility Address 2-Location of the FacilityFacility City-Location of the FacilityFacility State-Location of the FacilityFacility Postal Code-Location of the FacilityFacility County-Location of the FacilityVenue Type- POOL-Any natural or artificial body or basin of water which is modified, improved, constructed or installed for the purpose of public swimming or bathing under the control or any person and includes but is not limited to the following: beaches, swimming pools, wave pools, competition swimming pools, diving pools, water slides and spray pools. HOT TUB/SPA-A special facility designed for recreational and therapeutic use, and which is not drained, cleaned, or refilled after each individual use. It may include, but not limited to, units designed for hydrojet circulation, hot water, cold water, mineral bath, air induction bubbles, or any combination thereof. Common terminology for a spa includes but not limited to, therapeutic pool, hydrotherapy pool, whirlpool, hot spa WADING POOL-A pool intended only for small children. The maximum depth is less than twenty-four (24) inches. OTHER-Any other swimming facility not specifically definedInspection Date-Date the inspection was performedInspection Score-"value between 0-100%, 86% without critical issue is a passing facility.A facility facility may have a score of 0 if the purpose of the inspection was ""Other"""Inspection Purpose- ROUTINE: Used to record routine inspection on an establishment and other facilities. FOLLOW-UP: Used to record all follow-up inspections as a result of a previous inspection. COMPLAINT: Used to record the investigation of a complaint received by the agency for regulated establishments, nuisances and the initial investigation for an animal bite. OTHER: The inspections are not given a numerical score. This inspection type used to record monitoring inspections for swimming pools. "Inspection Passed-TRUE: Inspection Score >= 86% without any critical violations.No Imminent Health Hazards-TRUE: no conditions are present that required of immediate closure of facility.Disinfectant-Type of disinfectant used at the facility, either BROMINE or CHLORINEFree Chlorine-measured in parts per million (PPM), the amount of free Chlorine in the body of water.Free Bromine-measured in parts per million (PPM), the amount of free Bromine in the body of water.pH-The amount of acidity measured in the body of water.Enclosure-TRUE: Facility Enclosure: adequate, self closing gate, good repair or locked if no lifeguard on duty.Main Drain Visible-TRUE: Turbidity: the water is clear enough to see the main drain at the bottom of the body of water.Safety Equipment"-TRUE: First Aid, Safety Equipment, Spa Timer Switch, Telephone: readily accessible, adequate, maintained, good repairPOOLS and/or SPAS could include elevated lifeguard chair, ring buoy, life pole/shepherds crook, backboard with straps, first aid kit. "Disinfectant Level-TRUE: CHLORINE disinfectant levels maintained between 1.0 and 2.5ppm for pools or slides, 2.0 and 3.0ppm for spas. BROMINE disinfectant levels maintained between 1.0 and 2.5ppm for pools or slides, 3.0ppm for spas. Anything outside this range is considered a violation. When only a shallow end reading is taken or shallow and deep end reading the shallow end value is used. If only a deep end reading is taken that value is used.pH Balance-TRUE: pH value tested between 7.2 and 7.8, anything outside this range is considered a violation.Inspection Notes-Description of violations noted at the facility.Contact:Gerald

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Metadata Created Date April 13, 2023
Metadata Updated Date April 13, 2023

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Harvested from Louisville Open Data

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date April 13, 2023
Metadata Updated Date April 13, 2023
Publisher Louisville/Jefferson County Information Consortium
Data First Published 2022-05-20T02:18:05.000Z
Data Last Modified 2023-04-12T12:51:27.206Z
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Harvest Source Title Louisville Open Data
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Summary Health and Wellness Protects and promotes the health, environment and well being of the people of Louisville, providing health-related programs and health office locations community wide.

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