NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT: Inspection on October 17, 2019

Date: 
October 17, 2019
Location: 
NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT
605 E. WILLIAM
ANN ARBOR, MI 48104
Priority Violations: 
0
Priority Foundation Violations: 
0
Core Violations: 
7
Compliance: 
In Compliance
Comments: 
Routine Inspection:
Details: 

NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT

Violation: 
4-202.16
Violation Type: 
Core Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Nonfood-Contact Surfaces
Comments: 
OBSERVED THE USE OF CARDBOARD TO LINE STORAGE SHELVES FOR DRY GOODS AND CLEAN DISHES. CARDBOARD CANNOT BE USED TO LINE STORAGE SHELVES; NONFOOD CONTACT SURFACES MUST BE SMOOTH AND EASILY CLEANABLE. TO CORRECT, REMOVE CARDBOARD LINING THE SHELVES, AND REPLACE WITH SMOOTH AND EASILY CLEANABLE SURFACE IF POSSIBLE.
Items: 
Nonfood contact surface(s) shelving
Locations: 
cooking/preparation area reach in cooler shelf
Problems: 
Not easily cleanable
Corrections: 
Repair/replace to be easily cleanable.

NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT

Violation: 
4-601.11
Violation Type: 
Core Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Equipment, Food-Contact Surfac
Comments: 
OBSERVED THE FOLLOWING NON FOOD CONTACT SURFACES OF EQUIPMENT IN NEED OF CLEANING: - TABLE CAN OPENER, STEM WITH ACCUMULATION OF FOOD DEBRIS; and - EXTERIOR SURFACES/BASE OF MEAT SLICER, FOOD RESIDUE/DEBRIS; and - INTERIOR OF ICE MACHINE BAFFLE, SOILED; and - WIRE STORAGE SHELVES FOR FOOD STORAGE AND CLEAN DISH STORAGE, WITH AN ACCUMULATION OF ENCRUSTED FOOD DEBRIS; and - AT SEVERAL PREP TOP COOLER DOOR GASKETS, ACCUMULATION OF FOOD DEBRIS AND CRUMBS. TO CORRECT, CLEAN THESE SURFACES NOW AND ENSURE THEY ARE CLEANED AT A FREQUENCY TO PRECLUDE FUTURE ACCUMULATION.
Items: 
Non-food contact surface(s)
Problems: 
With accumulation of debris
Corrections: 
Keep clean.

NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT

Violation: 
4-101.11
Violation Type: 
Core Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Characteristics
Comments: 
OBSERVED METAL CANS BEING REUSED FOR SMALL BULK SALT AND PEPPER CONTAINERS IN REAR PREP AREA. ALSO, OBSERVED USE OF PLASTIC BAGS IN WICs USED TO STORE FOOD. FOOD STORAGE CONTAINTERS MUST BE CONSTRUCTED FROM MATERIALS DESIGNED FOR REPEATED USE WITH SMOOTH AND EASILY CLEANBLE SURFACES. TO CORRECT, REMOVE METAL CAN AND PLASTIC BAG STORAGE CONTAINERS NOW, AND REPLACE WITH SMOOTH AND EASILY CLEANABLE ALTERNATIVE DESIGNED FOR REPEATED USE.
Items: 
Food-contact surface(s) and utensils
Locations: 
food preparation area food container
Problems: 
Constructed from materials that are not Finished to be smooth & easily cleanable
Corrections: 
Provide smooth, durable, non-absorbent, easily cleanable materials.

NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT

Violation: 
3-304.12
Violation Type: 
Core Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
In-Use Utensils, Between-Use S
Comments: 
OBSERVED ICE SCOOP STORED IN ICE MACHINE WITH HANDLE BURIED IN THE ICE. ICE SCOOPS MAY BE STORED IN THE ICE ONLY IF THE HANDLES ARE STORED ABOVE THE TOP OF THE FOOD PRODUCT. PIC CORRECTED AT TIME OF INSPECTION BY REPLACING WITH CLEAN ICE SCOOP, AND STORING SCOOP WITH THE HANDLE ABOVE THE TOP OF THE ICE. CORRECTED.
Items: 
Dispensing utensil(s)
Locations: 
ice bin
Problems: 
Improperly stored
Corrections: 
Relocate.

NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT

Violation: 
4-501.11
Violation Type: 
Core Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Good Repair and Proper Adjustm
Comments: 
OBSERVED COOLER DOORS WITH GASKETS THAT HAVE TORN AND BEGUN TO DEGRADE. TO CORRECT, REPLACE COOLER DOOR GASKETS AS NEEDED AND ENSURE ALL EQUIPMENT COMPONENTS ARE MAINTAINED IN A STATE OF GOOD REPAIR.
Items: 
Equipment components
Locations: 
cooler/s
Problems: 
In poor repair Worn spots
Corrections: 
Repair/replace.

NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT

Violation: 
6-501.114
Violation Type: 
Core Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Maintaining Premises, Unnecess
Comments: 
IN BASEMENT STORAGE AREAS, OBSERVED SEVERAL PIECES OF EQUIPMENT AND OTHER ITEMS NOT IN USE. TO CORRECT, REMOVE AS MANY UNUSED AND UNWANTED ITEMS FROM BASEMENT, TO PREVENT CREATION OF PEST HARBORAGE CONDITIONS. PLEASE ENSURE ALL STORAGE AREAS IN FACILITY ARE MAINTAINED IN A STATE OF CLEANLINESS, AND FREE FROM DUST, DIRT AND DEBRIS.
Items: 
Unnecessary item(s)
Locations: 
storage area
Problems: 
Not removed from facility
Corrections: 
Remove from facility/premises.

NEW YORK PIZZA DEPOT

Violation: 
3-305.11
Violation Type: 
Core Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Food Storage
Comments: 
OBSERVED 3-4 5-GALLON BUCKETS OF FOOD, AND TWO TRAYS OF SHELLED EGGS STORED DIRECTLY ON FLOOR OF BASEMENT WIC. FOOD MUST ALWAYS BE STORED AT LEAST 6 INCHES OFF THE FLOOR. TO CORRECT, RE-LOCATE ALL FOOD TO BE AT LEAST 6 INCHES ABOVE FLOOR FOR STORAGE IN WIC AND THROUGHOUT ENTIRE ESTABLISHMENT.
Items: 
Food item(s) in storage
Locations: 
walk in cooler
Problems: 
Stored on floor or less than 6 inches above floor
Corrections: 
Store at least 6 inches above the floor.