Food Facility Inspection Reports

Welcome to the Modoc County Environmental Health Food Facility Inspection web page. Inspection reports completed are on file and available for review at the Environmental Health office in Alturas. This page contains inspection information for approximately 90 food facilities that have a permit to operate in Modoc County.
Permitted retail food facilities include restaurants, bars, grocery stores, convenience stores and school cafeterias. All facilities are inspected by registered Environmental Health Specialists (REHS) for compliance with the California Retail Food Code (CRFC). The law is found in the California Health Safety Code, beginning with section 113700.
All routine inspections are unannounced visits by REHS inspectors who observe and check for proper food temperatures, food handling and storage, worker hygiene, facility sanitation and maintenance. Information available on the inspection report includes (in accordance with California Health and Safety Code 113947): name and address of the food facility, identification of major violations, and date of the inspection or re-inspection. Minor violations that do not pose imminent heath threats are also documented.