Critical violations during recent restaurant inspections by the City of Independence. Critical violations involve factors that can directly lead to foodborne illness.

Big Biscuit, 16506 E. U.S. 40, inspected Dec. 17. No critical violations found.

Burger King, 19401 E. 39th St., inspected Dec. 17. No critical violations found.

Centerpoint Medical Center, 19600 E. 39th St., inspected Dec. 17. No critical violations found.

Noodles & Company, 2140 Independence Center Drive, inspected Dec. 17. No critical violations found.

QuikTrip, 16501 E. U.S. 40, inspected Dec. 17. No critical violations found.

Sonic Drive In, 4001 S. Jackson Drive, inspected Dec. 17. No critical violations found.

The Villages of Jackson Creek, 3980 S. Jackson Drive, inspected Dec. 17. No critical violations found.

Arby’s, 4815 S. Noland Road, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

Berrie Kabobs, 18801 E. 39th St. S., inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

Chuck E Cheese’s, 18701 E. 39th St., inspected Dec. 18.

• Manager’s lunch was observed in pizza dough prep area and then moved to dishwashing area. This is inappropriate and could result in contamination of food product.

• Employee drink found without lid above pizza prep area. This is inappropriate and could result in contamination of food product.

• Two spray bottles of yellow liquid being used and found unlabeled.

Domino’s Pizza, 17407 E. U.S. 40, inspected Dec. 18.

• Poisonous/toxic materials not stored separately away from food equipment.

• Spray bottles sanitizer found on prep table and on shelf holding to-go boxes.

Farview Food Pantry, 18109 E. 12th St. N., inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

Harvey’s Neon Bar, 10129 E. U.S. 40, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

Little Richard’s, 301 N. Missouri 291, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

McDonald’s, 16235 E. U.S. 24, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

Mr. Goodcents Deli Fresh & Subs, 3801 S. Noland Road, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

Original Pizza, 18801 E. 39th St. S., inspected Dec. 18.

• Multiple cans of black olives that expired in 2015. Cans were beginning to rust and with many labels were missing.

Sal’s Original Greek, 18801 E. 39th St. S., inspected Dec. 18.

• Procedures not followed to prevent contamination from hands. Bar hand contact cutting tomatoes.

Sandbar, 9807 S. U.S. 40, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

Time Out Lounge, 10215 E. U.S. 40, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

Topsy’s Popcorn, 2110 Independence Center Dr. #K-10, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.

99 Cent Deals, 9234 E. U.S. 24, inspected Dec. 18. No critical violations found.