By Aaron Patrick
Congratulations to the following food establishments which received the Gold Spoon Award for excellence in training of Certified Food Protection Managers and Food Handler Staff at the required levels at all times for the month of June 2019: Subway-Arthur, Subway-Tuscola, El Toro, Carriage Crossing, Moose Lodge, Hen House, Dairy Queen-Arcola, Jarman Center, Tuscola Peace Meals, Two Red’s BBQ, Penn Station, El Taco Tako, McDonald’s-Tuscola, and Pizza Hut.
The Silver Spoon Award was awarded to an establishment with food preparation for excellence in training of Food Handler staff, and that winner is: Holiday Inn Express.
A Gold Spoon Award was awarded to retail establishments with no food preparation which had no violations observed at the time of their annual inspection, and they are: C&C Kettlecorn, Tuscola T-Sno, and Patty Wagon Antiques.
I would welcome conversation about this program and other topics concerning the food program. I can be reached at 217-253-4137 or by email through our website, www.dchealthdept.org.