Poolesville has released a letter to every resident and this press release.
The Reserve is particularly at risk of this kind of contamination of drinking water as it sits atop the federally designated Piedmont Sole Source Aquifer - the only source of drinking water for local wells in the western Reserve - outside the WSSC envelope by design. (How does a well work?)
Collaboration (State, County, towns, groups) and tenacity will be needed to address the important issue. The Town will hold an information session on January 3rd at 7pm
In the meantime - here is the EPA list of actionable steps and resources to better understand PFAS.
WUSA video coverage below and transcript