By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Prantl’s Bakery in Squirrel Hill was shut down by the Allegheny County Health Department for multiple violations.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Cooldown Coming With Fall Set To Arrive
The Health Department says Prantl’s on Forbes Avenue was ordered to close last week because it was open without a health permit.READ MORE: Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works In Kids Ages 5 To 11
Other violations include improper cold holding of food, failure to sanitize food contact surfaces, a lack of hot water and a lack of handwashing sinks in food handling areas.
The Health Department also says the bakery was doing construction before plan approval and didn’t provide notice or request a pre-operational inspection.MORE NEWS: Study: Men Prefer Virtual Visits For Doctor's Appointments
When the closure order is removed, the Health Department’s website will be updated.