By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

Save-A-Lot in Lancaster fouls 3rd straight inspection; 3 violations, “Facility floors, all non-food contact surfaces, are very dirty and in need of cleaning”

Save-A-Lot in Lancaster fouls 3rd straight inspection; 3 violations, “Facility floors, all non-food contact surfaces, are very dirty and in need of cleaning”

Lancaster, PA

Save-A-Lot

222-26 S Queen St
Lancaster, PA 17603

The City of Lancaster conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 3/13/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations Save-A-Lot was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 3 violations were found after at least one food borne risk factor wsas cited.

Save-A-Lot has failed to pass it’s third consecutive inspection with at least one food borne risk factor cited during each inspection:

  • 07/30/2018- 2 violations
  • 01/09/2019- 6 violations
  • 07/23/2019- 3 violations

The inspector made the following comments in support of the violations found during the inspection:

  • The facility food safety certification was not displayed for public view as required.
  • Facility floors, all non-food contact surfaces, are very dirty and in need of cleaning.
  • Floors tiles are broken and in need of repair.

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Don Shaw

Don Shaw journalist covering local news for The Pennsylvania Chronicle (717) 461-2107 don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com