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

Large rodent droppings, Village Diner in Milford misses the mark in state inspection; too many to count

Large rodent droppings, Village Diner in Milford misses the mark in state inspection; too many to count

Milford, PA

Village Diner in Milford

268 Route 6 & 209
MILFORD, PA 18337
570-491-2819The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on November 5, 2019. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Village Diner in Milford was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 2 violations were found.

This is the 6th “Out of Compliance” inspection since January 5, 2018. The restaurant has been subject of complaints as well as failing follow-up inspections.

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

  • Observed large size rodent droppings, too numerous to count, along the floor-wall junctions in the basement, by the ice machine, in the storage area, by the unused restroom, etc. Observed green rodenticide scattered along the floor-wall junctions in the basement and not in closed bait stations.
  • Openings observed along the bottom of the plywood on the wall by the two bay sink in the basement. Hole observed in the basement floor near the syrup rack.

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Don Shaw

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