Jackson County Public Works Environmental Health Division inspects all restaurants, grocery stores, schools, mobile food and temporary food establishments in the City of Grain Valley. The following violations were reported in the last 30 days:
Essex of Grain Valley
401 Southwest Rock Creek Lane
No towels at the handwashing sink. Vent in the storage room has an accumulation of dust. Dried/sticky spill in the kitchen area by the refrigerator. The handles on the tops of the drawers have accumulation of dried food debris/crumbs. Correct by 9/16/2019.
Casey's General Store #2808
101 S. Buckner-Tarsney Rd.
Boxes of food stored on the floor in the kitchen walk-in freezer. Ceiling vents in the kitchen area have accumulation of dust. Repeat violation. Walls and baseboards behind equipment in the kitchen area have accumulation of dried splatters/residue. Handles on the equipment in the kitchen area have accumulation of dried food/residue. Bottom shelf of the pizza condiment reach-in has accumulation of food/debris/crumbs. Bottom shelves in the cabinets below the drink station storing cups and lids has accumulation of dried spills/residue. The tray at the bottom of the bread oven has accumulation of residue build-up. Missing ceiling tile in the sandwich-making area of kitchen. Correct by 9/28/2019.
Sonic Drive In
706 N. Main St.
Cold potentially hazardous foods were not held at 41*F or below. Some of the foods held in the walk in cooler were as follows: Tomatoes 55*F, eggs 51*F, cheese 52*F. All out of temp foods were discarded. Re-inspection required;
correct by 8/15/2019. There was a strong odor in the front near the ice cream machine. Missing tiles appeared to be holding dirty liquid that may be the source of the odor. The floor drain near the front under the soda machine was sinking into the floor and holding a large amount of liquid and debris. Correct by 10/1/19.