"The Air Force does not have the authority to reimburse communities for costs incurred in dealing with environmental contamination issues.
The report is based on dozens of soil and water tests over the last year at the base in Colorado Springs.
- The Security Water and Sanitation Districts will now pull water in from the Pueblo Reservoir.Read more
The lawsuit alleges manufacturers knew, or should have known, about potential health risks from the chemicals.
In Security, Fountain and Widefield, health officials have begun to trace the issue to nearby Peterson Air Force Base.